7 responses to “WTF #1: Santa Claus is Coming to Town”

  1. paul hopwood

    Welcome back!

    I think I mentioned to you that I was in a similar predicament over Christmas a few years back, I wonder what it is about the festive season which inspires this kind of gift giving..

  2. Cherish The Scientist

    So happy to have you back, Flux!

    1. Chris Gammell

      Seconded!

      Our snark levels were at a record low, I couldn’t do it by myself! :-) Looking forward to all your upcoming articles!

  3. Chris Zeh

    Welcome back Fluxor.

    Sorry to hear about the layoff… bah humbug!

  4. Jed Sutherland

    Upper management in many companies seems to be absolutely tone deaf.

    I worked for a company that was closing down the local plant where I worked. No hard feelings on my account, but several months after they announced the green weenie, management insisted on traveling up to our doomed plant to tell us how bright the future looked for those portions of the organization that didn’t include us.

    That’s like your significant other giving you the boot, but sending you regular updates on how wonderful and fulfilling their new life is.

    1. Fluxor

      Yes, it all rings too familiar. But I’ll have more to say on that in a future installment.

      BTW, I had to look up ‘green weenie’. Thanks for expanding my vocabulary.

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