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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Maraxous » Wed Dec 06, 2017 5:57 pm

Sorry to hear that stubby.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby TheVengefulOne » Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:36 pm

Pros: Stubby now has time to finish the rulebook.

Cons: Now we have to boycott Lego.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Scribonius » Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:13 am

stubby wrote:Yeah, they had to fire 1500 redshirts just to finally get me. That's real dedication.


That is a LOT of redshirting.

They informed all of us back in October or September or something, so it's not all that bad - lots of time to prepare, and I've got months of severance to just sit around and do nothing if I want. Or do a BrikWars kickstarter maybe. Whatever crazy idea springs to mind.


I would TOTALLY back a Brickwars kickstarter.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Silent-sigfig » Thu Dec 07, 2017 1:04 am

I'm sorry to hear that.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Tzan » Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:52 am

stubby wrote:Yeah, they had to fire 1500 redshirts just to finally get me. That's real dedication.



Best post firing comment ever!
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby stubby » Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:07 pm

Steel_Valkyrie wrote:Financially, are you gonna be okay?

Oh yeah, I'll be fine. I've been fired by Lego more times than I can remember, and the severance packages are always good. The layoffs were decided by consultants (Mitt Romney and his firm, ironically) who I guess didn't take workload and production capacity into account? So our department is just going to have to end up booking all of us to do the exact same work, except now as freelancers for several times the price and working from home in our bathrobes, while also paying our full regular salary in severance on top of it. I normally come out way ahead during these things, financially speaking.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Kommander Ken » Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:19 pm

So you're fired but also not fired at the same time. Genius!
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Maraxous » Thu Dec 07, 2017 4:22 pm

So um congrats then?  :?:
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Steel_Valkyrie » Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:21 pm

Mmmm, working from home. that sounds lovely.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Duerer » Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:10 am

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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby TheVengefulOne » Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:48 pm

stubby wrote:
Steel_Valkyrie wrote:Financially, are you gonna be okay?

Oh yeah, I'll be fine. I've been fired by Lego more times than I can remember, and the severance packages are always good. The layoffs were decided by consultants (Mitt Romney and his firm, ironically) who I guess didn't take workload and production capacity into account? So our department is just going to have to end up booking all of us to do the exact same work, except now as freelancers for several times the price and working from home in our bathrobes, while also paying our full regular salary in severance on top of it. I normally come out way ahead during these things, financially speaking.


Then I guess it's good for the economy that Romney didn't win the election if this is the kind of thing he comes up with.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Silent-sigfig » Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:06 am

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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby aoffan23 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:53 pm

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Should be getting better pictures of these soon (with scenery etc.), but here are some quick ones in case I don't.
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby sahasrahla » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:23 pm

holy SHIT dude
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Re: Lego doodles POST THEM

Postby Captain-Camper » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:42 pm

aoffan23 wrote:Image
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Should be getting better pictures of these soon (with scenery etc.), but here are some quick ones in case I don't.

Wow utterly amazing that sentinel is jaw-dropping.
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