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PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 4:26 pm    Post subject: US employee 'outsourced job to China' Reply with quote

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21043693

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A security check on a US company has reportedly revealed one of its staff was outsourcing his work to China.

The software developer, in his 40s, is thought to have spent his workdays surfing the web, watching cat videos on YouTube and browsing Reddit and eBay.

He reportedly paid just a fifth of his six-figure salary to a company based in Shenyang to do his job.


We probably have an idea who he is. Frequents OTW.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 7:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

do you remember the The Onion video about americans outsourcing their jobs...?
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 7:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

No but now would be a good time to post that.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 7:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

my religion forbids me to post links.

Ah, there it is:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYaZ57Bn4pQ
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 7:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

:lol: :lol:

Funny on so many levels.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's OK for corporations to do it, but try and gain from the same system, and they cry foul.
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