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The "I Have Zero Faith In Humanity" Thread

Discussion in 'Politics & World News' started by H8R, Mar 14, 2012.

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    Uber culture is in question

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    ^^ that's fucked up. :mad:
     
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    Welcome to your brave new corporate world.
     
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    Not MY corporate world. I get all my shit delivered by pigeon / drone.
     
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    Wouldn't be happening to white folk.
     
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    I would bet that all of those drivers applied for a truck driving job and after they got the job, were offered a chance to be an Owner/Operator. You can drive for us for 12 an hour or lease a truck from us and get the sub contractor rate which would be way more $$. They liked the idea of being their own bosses and who wouldn't? The lease contracts were probably banking on the fact they couldn't read English that good and had a poor understanding of leases. It is sad, but other than the DOT rule breaking, it is perfectly legal. Sad for the workers who just want to get ahead.
     
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    Guys that are true owner/ops CAN make more money, but it is one of those industries that has learned how to exploit the idea of "independent contractor" (how they treat strippers in Oregon). As a contractor, the company can leverage your work without having to provide protections like medical benefits, set hours or safe working conditions. If as a contractor you take that into consideration when negotiating your pay rate ($$$/hour), then you can account for all the "extras" and still make a living wage.

    My guess is the way the lease contract lays out, it looks like they take home more $$$/mile than as an employee but subtract the cost of the rig and it is $.67/week like homeboy was getting.
     
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    If there is any justice left, somebodies going to go to jail, for a long fucking time.

     
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    Not to mention the damage they have done to the biking industry.
     
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    Not sure if here, or mot all bad news? :panic:

    Who said bong shed video games wouldn't get you anywhere?

    Yes, you read that correctly, you can get a scholarship to UC Irvine. :twitch:
     
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    WRONG! ^^

    the giant ice wall keeps everything from falling off the edge of the world. DUH!!
     
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    That's pretty much the scorched earth version of sterilization!
     
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    Thanks again Baby Boomers: https://www.pri.org/stories/2017-09...-tap-water-youre-consuming-plastic-pollutants

     
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