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Losing your job due to corporate downsizing can feel pretty apocalyptic — and one employee of supermarket chain Dominick's captures that feeling perfectly in this video, made after Safeway closed 72 of its Chicago-area Dominick's stores.

The video went up on Dec. 27, and caused enough of a stir in the local media that its creator, Steve Yamamoto, got suspended from his job — losing just one day of work before he was laid off, but also possibly losing three weeks' severance pay.


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Post time 2014-1-2 21:02:44 |Display all floors
Ha ha ha !!! He should get a Nobel prize in Economics
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Post time 2014-1-2 22:17:24 |Display all floors
I lost my job, I adjusted and retrained and got a better job
Stan, you're holding a gun to God's head. I can't think of a metaphor that's better than this.

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Yes, the top 20% in the USA own 89% of the wealth here.
That leaves a good 11% for the other 80%.. you know, the ones who do the real work..
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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Yes Aliens from Wall Street
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Great aliens. miserable commons.
What's on your mind... Backing to the starting point all over again, lots of challenges and full of temptations. Can you grasp the opportunity?

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He could start his retirement in peace.

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