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15 Stupidest Ways to Lose Your Job

Zac Frank and Tania Khadder

8. The Coffee Cop



In many parts of the world, police live on bribes and kickbacks. An officer in Daytona Beach, Florida seemed to forget that he was a cop in a country where that doesn’t happen. For about two years, Lieutenant Major Garvin was given free specialty coffee drinks from a local Starbucks. When one day he was refused his drink on the house, the Lieutenant threatened employees with a much slower response time if they “needed a little help.” When investigated, he denied the claim and agreed to a polygraph. He failed.

Moral of the Story

A Triple Chai Latte isn’t that good. And don’t abuse your authority, whether or not you’re a law enforcement officer.


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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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