tfw you learn a notorious online drama monger has for years worked at the literal most toxic company you're ever had the misfortune to encounter and all you can think of, "lol yea that fits"

It's a weapons manufacturer, incidentally. I worked there for eight months a few years back and it was the actual worse job I've ever had. Since leaving, it's become clear to me that I got off "lightly" in what I experienced there, relatively speaking.


I've written a non-zero number of fictional rants from the mouths of fictional characters inspired by my time there; mostly monologues about the sort of cognitive disconnect it takes for, in particular, people who see themselves as "progressives" to survive in that sort of job. It's... not pretty, what that does to you.

And yeah, there's no ethical employment under capitalism. Sure. And yet...

Sign in to participate in the conversation is a community-supported instance designed for fans, fandom, and fandom content creators.