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Customer Demands to Use Engine-less Prop Go Kart

Sometimes customers think they know what they want, and are so pigheaded that they refuse to listen to employees tell them crucial information like "the plate is hot" or "sir, you're eating plastic fruit." In this case it was a dad who demanded to use a go kart with no engine in it. For some more customer service demands, here's one where a customer demanded to speak to a man until he ended up in the legal department.

Story of customer dad who wants to use unusable prop go kart | r/MaliciousCompliance Posted by u/N1k1B1kle 1 day ago Guy wanted Go Kart" oc M This happened about 3 years ago worked at an underground go karting area worked as an controller, so sold tickets and controlled races (meaning stopped and started races one busiest Saturday nights rushing around with tickets and controlling races. My Marshalls are running around and trying make sure races run smoothly. This one family comes and bought 2 t
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Quick Tech Support Tale About Wholesome Sales Rep

We're certainly more used to reading about tech support horror stories, but every now and again we encounter a tale that doesn't diminish our faith in humanity. Like this quick story for instance. You can vividly picture the wholesome silliness of Virginia, on the other end of the call. It definitely manages to paint a funny picture about how all this rapid technological development can manifest in the older generations helplessly trying to keep up with all the changes. 

A quick tech support story about a very wholesome sales rep.
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Sometimes entitlement can present itself on the part of the individual working the customer service gig. It doesn't always have to be the world's Karens making employees' shifts more miserable than they already are. The folks in the comments section for this video seem to be in agreement that the delivery driver was out of line with their decision to take back the delivery over an $8 tip. 

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Anyone who has ever grinded through a customer service job knows that the gig comes filled to the brim with an infuriating series of scenarios. It could be an entitled Karen literally calling the cops over Taco Bell running out of her sacred nacho fries. The point is that you just never know what kind of nasty curveball you might end up fielding on a particular shift. TikToker @thecharlesniko decided to share a video that has since gone viral, where you can watch him shine the light on some of the most irritating things that one has to make as an employee at Chipotle. 

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Tumblr Users Discuss The Art Of Faked Niceties In Service Industry

Anyone who has ever worked a gig in the service industry knows that the job is most unfortunately stuffed to the brim with entitled customers that all seem to be on a war path towards creating as much emotional distress as possible, over a whole bunch of nothing. Because of that unfortunate and frequent predicament, many members of the service industry end up perfecting their very best "customer voices." This can get very, very exhausting after awhile.

If you're looking for more gold from the world of Tumblr check out these Tumblr gems to rifle through like a goblin

A funny Tumblr thread has Tumblr users swapping stories on the art of faked niceties in the service industry.
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Twitter Thread: Ex-Olive Garden Manager's Wild Work Stories

As surprising as it might be for some folks to hear, there are wildly entitled human beings in this world that are ready to go full berserker mode over a restaurant like Olive Garden running out of breadsticks. There's something about the whole "unlimited/bottomless" promos that can end up bringing out people's most irrational and plain old rude sides. This ex general manager from Olive Garden certainly saw his fair share of low points for humanity. 

A Twitter thread about a general manager from Olive Garden's ridiculous work stories.
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There's something highly addictive about this kind of reality television. You get to see some of the incompetent managers of the world getting called out for their mindless antics. Like this dude, for instance. Apparently he's not sure how he's supposed to live a fruitful life without golf clubs that he also decided were okay to expense to the company. 

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A viral video has surfaced in the strange land of TikTok from @pjmossell, which shows a woman labeled as "Karen" going off on some Taco Bell workers after being informed that she wouldn't be able to have her precious nacho fries. For some more Karen drama check out this military wife Karen who demanded salutes and then got mocked

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Man Mistakes Credit Card For Gift Card, Expensive Fail Ensues

I mean, it's genuinely hard to process the fact that we do indeed share a planet with hopelessly lost souls like the one in this story. The dude literally thought he was making his hefty purchases on a credit card, when in fact it was a credit card. Like, how do you end up in that kind of self-created debacle? The recklessness of blind ignorance is a mystifying thing to behold. 

Man mistakes his credit card for a gift card and then an expensive fail ensues.
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Fed Up Manager Leaves Many Notes For Troublemaker Employee

Whether Shane's a mere fictional character or not matters not, because many of us have been in a break room at one point or another in our lives where we've witnessed some passive aggressive/outwardly angry notes being left for troublemaking employees. By the looks of it, Shane seems like he might enjoy regularly creating chaos around the workplace environment. 

An exhausted manager leaves many notes for a troublemaking employee.
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Customer Stiffs Waitress On Large Tab, Poetic Karma Ensues

Anyone who has ever worked a customer service job knows that the gig can come with many a rude customer who seems bent on making your day nothing short of absolutely miserable. It's as if some people are conditioned in the worst way possible, to turn the part of their brains off that's responsible for being a decent human being, as soon as they enter a restaurant/bar. Well, this guy got put in his place, in glorious fashion. 

Rude customer stiffs a waitress on a large tab, and then poetic karma ensues.
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Waitress Assumes Customers Left, Eats Customer's Salad, Customers Return

At the start of this tumultuous tale it does seem as if we're about to read something very gnarly. Like, maybe some kind of stomach bug situation from a salad never meant for human consumption. But alas, things don't shake out nearly as bad as you might think. Just a panicked waitress fielding the daunting realization that she'd consumed a customer's salad, that was actually going to return. 

Waitress assumes customer left, eats their salad, and then the customer returns.
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Entitled Influencer Leaves 1-Star Review After Being Rejected Free Pizza

Oh man, what a terrible loss in "business." It seems as if this world will never run out of irrational human beings dishing out wild demands. This particular "influencer" pitches a little fit, and leaves a 1-star review for a pizza joint after being rejected free pizza. Um, okay. Suffice to say, the folks in the comments section were ready to bring the extra spiciness with their feedback on her entitlement. 

Entitled influencer freaks out after not being offered free pizza.
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Man's Effective and Idiotic Loophole Enrages Burger Guy

In this world of strict corporate policy, we sometimes find ourselves in absurd situations asking "the pickles are right there, the onions are right there, why can't I have one with pickles and onions" only to be met with a stone-faced representative saying "I'm sorry but that's impossible and I will be fired If I do that." Of course no one wants to be a Karen customer,  so we are left to use our brains to develop really stupid loopholes.

man combines burgers against wishes of burger guy, enraging him
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Fast Food Workers And Customers' Wildest Drive-Thru Memories

The drive-thru's an absolute magnet for strange happenings. If you've ever muddled through the nitty gritty existence that can be working a customer service job you're probably well acquainted with seeing human beings make complete entitled, irrational, and outright silly fools of themselves. This collection of ridiculous memories from fast food workers and regulars alike is full of gems. 

A collection of fast food workers and customers' wildest memories from the drive-thru.
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Woman Calls Out Café Owners For Shady Practices

There's nothing that quite grinds one's gears like reading about a maniacal business manager who misplaced their moral compass and decided that they'd try to take advantage of hard working employees that don't know any better. It's some of the scummiest behavior that human beings can end up subjecting other people to, especially in the service industry. The woman in this AITA story asked folks whether or not she was in the wrong for alerting her old coworkers to why she quit the gig. People seem to be in agreement that what she did was nothing but righteous. 

A woman calls out some café owners for shady business practices.
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