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nathanmorrow:

shithowdy:

Fun fact: if you approach an employee and insist that they go ‘check the back’ for an item that’s not on the shelf, there is a 90% chance that they’ll go to the back room, scratch their ass and check their text messages for five minutes, and come back out with a sympathetic smile and a ‘Sorry!’ because they know without even looking that the stock isn’t there.

Or the old “can you ask a manager?”

nathanmorrow:

shithowdy:

Fun fact: if you approach an employee and insist that they go โ€˜check the backโ€™ for an item thatโ€™s not on the shelf, there is a 90% chance that theyโ€™ll go to the back room, scratch their ass and check their text messages for five minutes, and come back out with a sympathetic smile and a โ€˜Sorry!โ€™ because they know without even looking that the stock isnโ€™t there.

Or the old โ€œcan you ask a manager?โ€