r/politics 4h ago Silver Gold Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote

Biden criticizes GOP resistance to his agenda: 'What are Republicans for? Name me one thing they're for'

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r/AskReddit 15h ago Helpful Wholesome Silver

What’s something very rare that people think is very common?

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r/todayilearned 4h ago Silver Wholesome

TIL that in the 1800s, US dairy producers would regularly mix their milk with water, chalk, embalming fluid and cow brains to enhance appearance and flavor. Hundreds of children died from the mixture of formaldehyde, dirt, and bacteria in their milk

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r/cursedcomments 10h ago Silver Gold Helpful Wholesome

cursed_name

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r/BlackPeopleTwitter 5h ago Helpful Wholesome

Country Club Thread The unsung hero of breakfast.

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r/technology 16h ago Silver Helpful Wholesome

Business Microsoft Deal Wipes $20 Billion Off Sony's Market Value in a Day

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r/news 6h ago Helpful Wholesome

Capitol rioter ordered back to jail after DWI arrest, AR-15 rifle discovered in car

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r/MadeMeSmile 5h ago Silver Gold Helpful Wholesome

DOGS This is Bowser. He’s the designated baby bouncer for today. Doesn’t mind the responsibility because he’s quite good at it

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r/antiwork 6h ago Gold Heartwarming To The Stars Silver Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote Take My Energy I'll Drink to That Doot 🎵 Doot Bless Up (Pro) Helpful

Boss didn’t accept my resignation. I did.

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I put in my two week notice 14 days ago. Working as a data management worker, with tons of I/O, in a very unintuitive workflow. It’ll take weeks (maybe months) to train a replacement for the custom workflow our system has. I’m the only person in my department, and been working for $17ish an hour for the last 3 years, with laughably small raises. (+- $.20/year)

I asked for a raise to $22/hr toward the end of 2021, and it was rejected, with a counter offer of $18.50. I wrote a letter of resignation and gave it to my boss, who brought up that I had been offered more of a raise than the last 3 years combined, so I didn’t need to quit, resignation not accepted. I have a good relationship with him, so I think he thinks he can just order me not to quit. Even so, I’m out. Sorry.

For the last 13 days, I have mentioned every day that I’m leaving on the 19th. Every time, he has told me that I can’t leave, because that would be debilitating for all my coworkers, and that maybe I can renegotiate at raise after the first quarter, but leaving now would result in untold losses for the company, implying that I would need to be available after to help transition a new person into my role, and if I didn’t, legal action might result.

Yesterday, I didn’t say anything. I didn’t bring it up, and the work day went forward as usual. Today, I have 9 missed calls from him, but I’m not answering.

There’s no way they would/could take legal action, right? I did not submit my letter directly to HR until seven days ago, but got no response.


r/pics 13h ago Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote hehehehe Narwhal Salute I'll Drink to That Silver

Backstory Utroba Cave, in the Rhodope mountains, Bulgaria. Carved by hand more than 3000 years ago

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r/pokemon 9h ago Wait What? Silver Helpful Wholesome Keep Calm

Image All new pokemon just leaked (legend arceus spoilers)

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r/TrueOffMyChest 10h ago 'MURICA Kiss Yas Queen Vibing Take My Power Gold Wholesome Heartwarming Take My Energy I'll Drink to That You Dropped This All-Seeing Upvote This Silver Platinum Helpful

I am tired of being reduced to a "person" and not a woman

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I am a liberal biological woman. I grew up a little bit of a tomboy (is that even ok to use anymore?) I practice yoga regularly. I went to college at a liberal arts school. It took time, but I now wholeheartedly embrace and celebrate being female. I like to think I'm open minded and take others feelings into account. But I am starting to feel like by taking other communities feelings into account, I am sacrificing my own.

I recently gave birth and am part of a postpartum group ran through my yoga studio. It is a group of 6-10 mothers, all biological women, and it is centered around sharing the struggles women go through as new moms. So why are we being described as "birthing people" in these liberal/feminist leaning communities. Why on the Mommit subreddit are we "people" mucking through parenting. But on the Daddit subredding, they're Dads. The men aren't being called "sperm contributing people" so why are we ok with being called "birthing people." How many birthing people in the US aren't women? I would really like to know that number.

Why aren't more women upset by this? Maybe for my own, I just go along with it, I don't want to ruffle any feathers... I want to still be included and thoughtful in my liberal communities. But I'm starting to feel very uncomfortable by the language and it might be the last straw for me. I love being a mom, I love that by being a woman my biological body was able to give birth and life to my son, I don't understand why I would want to use the flat, colorless language describing myself as just a birthing person.

Edit: Reading some of the comments, I realized I made it seem like being a new mom made me notice these terms in online communities. I posted this because I am hearing this language in my real life experiences. My birth prep class referred to all of us as birthing people as well as my postpartum mothers group. Both of these groups were very small and all of us are female and female presenting.


r/HolUp 5h ago Helpful Wholesome Giggle Silver

y'all act like she died I wish I could erase everything I learned about them... this is all against my will...

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r/space 4h ago Helpful Wholesome Silver

Just in from the @NASAWebb team: All 18 primary mirror segments and the secondary mirror are now fully deployed!

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r/worldnews 7h ago Silver [deleted]

Muslim woman, 26, is sentenced to death by hanging for blasphemy in Pakistan after sending caricatures of Prophet Mohammed over WhatsApp

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 11h ago Heartwarming Big Brain Time Silver Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote

Image This is FBI agent Robert Hanssen. He was tasked to find a mole within the FBI after the FBI's moles in the KGB were caught. Robert Hanssen was the mole and had been working with the KGB since 1979.

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r/PublicFreakout 9h ago Silver Platinum Helpful All-Seeing Upvote Wearing is Caring Gold Wholesome Take My Energy Masterpiece

Target karen bullies employees, and gets bullied back by customer

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r/MapPorn 16h ago Wholesome Silver Helpful

Most popular language on Duolingo

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r/videos 10h ago Silver Gold Helpful

Teaser Lord of the Rings: Ring of Power Announcement Trailer

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r/WatchPeopleDieInside 13h ago Silver Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote

Realizing the reason for the differentiated taste of the bread...

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r/AskMen 14h ago Silver Helpful Wholesome

What can you wear to be 'slutty' for your wife?

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Women can wear slutty dresses to get their husband in mood. What can a man wear to be 'slutty' for his wife, so that she gets in the mood?


r/IdiotsInCars 8h ago Wholesome Silver Gold Helpful

I'll do it so you don't have to

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r/gaming 6h ago Helpful Wholesome Wholesome Seal of Approval Silver

Throwback to 2016 where ubisoft devs were faced with the challenge of adding grenades to their prehistoric far-cry, and chose to give the player a throwable bag of bees.

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r/MurderedByWords 11h ago Silver Helpful Wholesome

It grinds my gears. But everyone seems to be ok with it... !

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r/Damnthatsinteresting 6h ago Silver Helpful Wholesome

Image Paul Rudd and Jeffrey Dean Morgan Own a Candy Store Together

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