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Old 08-30-2005, 02:49 PM   #31
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My sister was complaining about this very problem to me the other day. She works in Cape Town, South Africa. In her office, not only do these thugs take the lunches, but they use the milk and coffee and sugar belonging to others AND they leave a big mess. It's obvious, itsn't it? An international ring of lunch thieves have been operating, undetected, for years. I think it's time to call Interpol.
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Old 08-30-2005, 02:51 PM   #32
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It's obvious, itsn't it? An international ring of lunch thieves have been operating, undetected, for years. I think it's time to call Interpol.
LOL I think I saw a story on this on 60 minutes last Sunday.
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Old 08-30-2005, 02:55 PM   #33
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I use those little softsided coolers in my car to keep water cool. You may want to get one of those. They look almost like a little purse and really do work for quite a while, especially if something you put in is really cold. DH carries one in his golf bag for whatever he chooses to take. They aren't expensive either.
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Old 08-30-2005, 02:59 PM   #34
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We have a bunch of those. The company actually gives them out when you are hired. Guess what...Those are stolen from peoples desk all the time
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Old 08-30-2005, 03:05 PM   #35
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I heard that used to happen at my office years back (when I wasn't working here) and the person got caught and fired. It must have been pretty bad.

I would NEVER want to eat someone else's stuff. You never know what they put in it, or if they picked their nose before they handled their food.
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Old 08-30-2005, 03:08 PM   #36
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I am with you HTC. Who knows what they did to their food or what their kitchen is like. Maybe they has raw chicken on the counter and never washed it off then made this sandwich right on top of all that chicken goop. Maybe they let their cats walk on their counters and the cat licked the sandwich. Who knows what else. It is just plain gross.
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Old 08-30-2005, 03:21 PM   #37
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I worked at Digital in Maynard for 5-6 years (Parker Street). I know well that parking is at a premium in the mill area.

I guess the thief had learned of your reputation in the culinary field and wanted a really good lunch.

Poor guy probably gets PBJ every day!

how long ago did you work there? did you ever work at apollo or hp?

STEALING LUNCH? Such weirdos. The only problem we have is lunches being left to become science experiments. I am guilty of that!

They make pure capsacian that comes in eye dropper bottles. A few drops of that and ....
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Old 08-30-2005, 03:57 PM   #38
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Spy cam in the lunchroom?
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Old 08-30-2005, 09:35 PM   #39
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how long ago did you work there? did you ever work at apollo or hp?...
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I worked at the Parker Street, Maynard location from 1986-1991 and at a small Marlborough location for a year before the big layoff. I never worked at either Apollo or HP (although Digital is now HP).
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Old 08-30-2005, 10:10 PM   #40
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Spy cam in the lunchroom?
Brilliant idea Alix!

Could we hook it up to the DC site so we could all watch?
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