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Admin Tells IT Guy to Look Busy So He Runs Errands

There's that age old problem of being hired to do a job that works on a task by task basis, but you're still paid hourly, so half of your time is spent pretending to do your job just so management stays happy. These guys said screw that. For some funny IT stories, here are ridiculous requests IT workers received.

Funny work story of tech support guy asked to stay busy | r/MaliciousCompliance Posted by u/kc1328 4 days ago Cant be visibly doing nothing affects employees morale. No problem. oc M My buddy and were hired be glorified help desk, support, hand holders special project. Senior management at large corporation had their laptops upgraded including new software they had never used and major upgrades software they had previously used are talking maybe 20 people spread across 3 buildings downtown, all
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Guy Gets Stiffed By Landlord, Buys His Website

People can get in some major disputes with their landlords, like this landlord who admitted to breaking the law, or this guy who went full Karen after being threatened with eviction. The business of having a safe place to live can get pretty brutal, and it leads people to do some crazy things like this person who defeated their terrible neighbor by buying their house.

Guy gets revenge on bad landlord by buying website and posting competitor's information | r/ProRevenge Posted by u/RK9J 10 hours ago Slumlord lost his business over $300 security deposit TLDR at bottom rented little house man who owned painting business power off came see property but he assured us everything worked, even put contract place dirty and poorly maintained so negotiated security deposit down 300. Turned out heat/air didn't work, along with refrigerator and dishwasher asked him have
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Sick Dude, Shows Up Looking Scary Sick, After Being Told Attendance For Final Test Is Mandatory

College can have weird and rigid rules, but sometimes there are ways to fight back within the confines of the system, like this guy who complied with his school's unfair printing fee by using every printer at once. In this case, a class wouldn't let him get out of the final for being sick, so he decided to play it up.

Sick guy's school requires him to show up to test or fail, so he shows up and looks awful.
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