This is an actual job application that a 75 year old senior citizen submitted to Walmart in Arkansas. They hired him because he...
propus: 21 Nov 2006
This is an actual job application that a
75 year old senior citizen submitted to
Walmart in Arkansas. They hired him
because he was so funny. Little Logan and his family were having Thanksgiving dinner at his grandmother's house. Everyone was seated round the table as the food was being served. When little Logan received his plate, [...]
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NAME: Kenneth Way (Grumpy
SEX: Not lately, but I am
looking for the right woman (or at least
one who will cooperate)
POSITION: Company's President or Vice
President. But seriously, whatever's
available. If I was in a position to be
picky, I wouldn't be applying here in
the first place?
$185,000 a year plus stock options and a
Michael Ovitz style severancepackage. If
that's not possible, make an offer and
we can haggle.
LAST POSITION HELD: Target for
middle management hostility.
PREVIOUS SALARY: A lot less than I'm
MOST NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENT: My
incredible collection of stolen pens and
REASON FOR LEAVING:
HOURS AVAILABLE TO WORK:
PREFERRED HOURS: 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.
YOU HAVE ANY SPECIAL SKILLS?: Yes, but
they're better suited to a more intimate
MAY WE CONTACT YOUR
CURRENT EMPLOYER?: If I had one, would I
DO YOU HAVE ANY PHYSICAL
CONDITIONS THAT WOULD PROHIBIT YOU FROM
LIFTING UP TO 50 lbs.?: Of what?
YOU HAVE A CAR?: I think the more
appropriate question here would be "Do
you have a car that runs?"
RECEIVED ANY SPECIAL AWARDS OR
RECOGNITION?: I may already be a winner
of the Publishers Clearing House
Sweepstakes, so they tell me.
SMOKE?: On the job - no! On my breaks -
WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE DOING
IN FIVE YEARS?: Living in the Bahamas
with a fabulously wealthy dumb sexy
blonde supermodel who thinks I'm the
greatest thing since sliced bread.
Actually, I'd like to be doing that now.
NEAREST RELATIVE: 7 miles
CERTIFY THAT THE ABOVE IS TRUE AND
COMPLETE TO THE BEST OF YOUR KNOWLEDGE?:
Oh yes, absolutely
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sitting on a park bench. He spoke to the
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would like to go in and meet with
The Marine looked
at the man and said, "Sir, Mr. Bush is
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- But grandpa,
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"Every night," the
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"Hmmm," said the doctor. "I feel
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off. This happened all the way through
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