Tell Us Now: 18 Strange Reasons People Got In Trouble At Work
Getting in trouble sucks. It's one of the earliest lessons we learn as kids. And sure, we often deserve it, and taking punishments and/or talking-tos is part of growing up (just ask our parole officers. Hang on, we need to make a phone call real quick…)
Okay, we're back! Anyway, getting in trouble is part of life. But sometimes, it's for totally unreasonable, uh, reasons. Bosses are frequently jerks, workplace rules often make no sense. You think HR's on your side, but all of the sudden you're the one being dragged off the premises because Kevin Of All People stole your shrimp fried rice out of the fridge, even though it was clearly labeled. We asked Cracked readers on Facebook, “What’s the strangest reason you were reprimanded at work?” The most common response we heard was from women who were yelled at for the way they dressed. Read about those and more below.