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Workplace Diaries
A Northwest Office Assistant and animal lover tests his will at the front desk of a heart transplant office and finally moves on to unemployment, where he becomes intimately familiar with his sofa.
An Illinois Casino Worker shows you how the casino business really works. Witness the endless wrestling with seedy bosses, zombie gamblers, and numbers counting rackets.
A Customer Service Rep. for a well-known clothing company fends off lonely callers looking for phone sex while her boss tracks her bathroom breaks.

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