P&G workers fight firing over lewd an...

P&G workers fight firing over lewd and off-color emails

There are 2 comments on the Independent Weekender story from Oct 7, 2009, titled P&G workers fight firing over lewd and off-color emails. In it, Independent Weekender reports that:

Font size: [A] [A] [A] Nearly 30 former Procter & Gamble workers who were fired for e-mailing pictures of naked people and off-color jokes about President Obama through the company's computers are fighting to collect unemployment benefits, saying they didn't do anything wrong because "everyone else" did it, too.

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someone that been there

Orwigsburg, PA

#1 Oct 17, 2009
The world is Procter & Gamble and the rules change daily.

Wellsboro, PA

#2 Oct 23, 2009
First off, these firings were an absolute joke! Especially since nobody complained about the emails. At most, these workers should have gotten a warning for this very minimal offense. The people up P&G are a real bunch of scumbags for doing this to people when there are no other jobs similar out there. I can't believe that these poor people have to fight to even get unemployment to pay bills and feed their families. I hope the people up at P&G realize how bad this makes them look.

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