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Have you ever taken days off after buying new games/consoles/GPU?

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User Info: YukitoRambo

YukitoRambo
3 years ago#1
Have you ever taken days off after buying new games/consoles/GPU? - Results (165 votes)
Yeah, I took some days off annual leave for this one game I loved
24.24% (40 votes)
40
Yeah, I took some days off annual leave for a console
2.42% (4 votes)
4
Yeah, I took some days off for the GPU. Had to configure it until it works or I can't sleep at night
2.42% (4 votes)
4
Yeah, I took some days off for the GPU. Played until I lost the excitement
0% (0 votes)
0
I have done more than one of the above
5.45% (9 votes)
9
Never did. Hey... Now THAT'S an idea...!
6.06% (10 votes)
10
Never did. Don't think I would, either...
48.48% (80 votes)
80
I'm off all day, all year long. :)
10.91% (18 votes)
18
This poll is now closed.
So yeah...

And this poll is rather focused on working demographic, because as we all know, it's easy to skip school. lol
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User Info: MaxCHEATER64

MaxCHEATER64
3 years ago#2
"Boss Nass I'm taking the day off, GTAV is out."
"I'm sorry Mr. Smith, but Mr. Nass has taken the day off due to the release of GTA5."
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User Info: jake-sf

jake-sf
3 years ago#3
So basically, asking for who deserves to lose their job.
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User Info: Ch3wy

Ch3wy
3 years ago#4
jake-sf posted...
So basically, asking for who deserves to lose their job.


Anyone who uses any of their vacation days should be fired immediately.
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User Info: r0ge00

r0ge00
3 years ago#5
Ch3wy posted...
Anyone who uses any of their vacation days should be fired immediately.


Sadly, that's the mindset of a lot of companies in the US. Oh, you didn't get that raise and Johnson did? Shouldn't have used up all your vacation taking care of your sick mother.

User Info: Tyranius2

Tyranius2
3 years ago#6
I don't work. Ever. So, no I guess.
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User Info: Snadados

Snadados
3 years ago#7
I've never specifically taken a day off for a game or hardware but my vacation has coincided with a game's release or delivery of new hardware a few times.
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User Info: TheFeshPince

TheFeshPince
3 years ago#8
Yes. I have done this.... a lot.
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User Info: 30aught6

30aught6
3 years ago#9
Nope.
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User Info: YukitoRambo

YukitoRambo
3 years ago#10
Snadados posted...
I've never specifically taken a day off for a game or hardware but my vacation has coincided with a game's release or delivery of new hardware a few times.


Then you should vote for either the second or the third last option.

I personally don't think it's bad to take annual leaves for gaming. That's what annual leaves are for; you're mandated certain amount of days in a year to take your leave for whatever reason.

...Just that it would suck if you work in shifts, and you are forced to work extra time for days because one of your co-workers went on leave to play games from the worst company you ever known. lol
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