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15 Stupidest Ways to Lose Your Job

Zac Frank and Tania Khadder

BONUS: You’re No Dumbledore



This time, the foolishness lies with the employer. But it was just too good a story to leave off our list.

The location was Land O’ Lakes, Florida 2008, not Salem, Massachusetts 1692, but a substitute teacher was fired for witchcraft. Jim Piculas, the teacher in question, performed a 30-second magic trick in front of a middle school class where he made a toothpick disappear. Later that day he got a call from the substitute teacher coordinator who told him he could not take any more assignments. “Why?” he asked. For being suspected of “wizardry.”

Moral of the Story

Leave your wand at home. Apparently, witchcraft is still a scourge on local youth.




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    gaby133

    over 5 years ago

    32 comments

    Don't play with IRS, money or property!....they will get youuuu!!!!!!

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    gaby133

    over 5 years ago

    32 comments

    Ellygrl,

    Not just in South Africa, but here too ......you will not go and tell your boss what you really thing about he/or her....not if you love and want to keep your job. They will not fire you for what you said, leaving room for you to sue them, but, nobody is perfect, so sooner or later you will make a mistake and off you go.

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    smschafle

    over 5 years ago

    50 comments

    "...scourge on local youth"...who is this person commenting on the stories. I sure hope he or she isn't a nurse!

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    smschafle

    over 5 years ago

    50 comments

    Leave Bill O'Reilly alone. He doesn't unleash a string of expletives on T.V...never has...and I've watched him for years. Liberals never tire of putting someone down or ruining reputations...gesh, you liberals need a life. Try nursing!

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    Gwennlpn

    over 5 years ago

    24 comments

    I'll never order pizza out again!!!!!

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    ellygrl

    over 5 years ago

    2 comments

    In South Africa, do they protect freedom of speech?

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    Account Removed

    over 5 years ago

    These were interesting!

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