Gun-totin', Chronic-smokin' Hearse Initiator (ludickid) wrote,
Gun-totin', Chronic-smokin' Hearse Initiator
ludickid

GREAT MOMENTS IN FREELANCE REJECTION

1. Being told by a heavy metal magazine that my pitch was about "the wrong kind of metal"

2. Being told that my article about people who are paid to make up stories about men in longjohns who fly around and fight crime is "too cerebral"

3. Being told that the publication to whom I submitted a proposal was "trying to get away from customer service"

SPECIAL GREAT MOMENTS IN JOB INTERVIEWS BONUS:

1. Being told in a follow-up call "if we were a different kind of company, you'd have the job"

PLUS BONUS ADDED GREAT MOMENT IN SAME JOB INTERVIEW:

2. Being told by the interviewer that "I had to advise the staff to pass, but it's not really up to me"
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