Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 2nd Dec 2011 22:43 UTC
Legal "A bill recently introduced in Congress would greatly expand the exemption to the Fair Labor Standards Act for IT employees, ending overtime benefits for many more types of workers, including network, database and security specialists." The Democrat senator of North-Carolina has introduced an even worse version of the bill, which specifically exempts database and network specialists and security professionals from overtime benefits. Say, isn't some company building a huge data centre in North-Carolina? I'm sure it's all a coincidence.
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RE[4]: don't complain
by unclefester on Sun 4th Dec 2011 00:27 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: don't complain"
unclefester
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2007-01-13

Europe is great if you want to live in a tiny apartment, drive a micro car and have miserable weather.

We Australians prefer our huge houses, big powerful cars, fantastic beaches and great weather,

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RE[5]: don't complain
by foregam on Sun 4th Dec 2011 11:55 in reply to "RE[4]: don't complain"
foregam Member since:
2010-11-17

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Europe is great if you want to live in a tiny apartment, drive a micro car and have miserable weather.

Nah, that's England. Not Europe at all, ask any Englishman.

We Australians prefer our huge houses, big powerful cars, fantastic beaches and great weather,

... and cheap booze and kangaroo meatballs. I truly envy you the last item, I hear it's great with spaghetti.

Edited 2011-12-04 12:02 UTC

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