I guess nobody ever told him that -- he looked really surprised and hurt. Not by me, but by our employer.
He is just a sweet, trusting guy, and he paid for it, his salary is just so ridiculously low.
F* this company and, especially, f* his boss and the HR people who let this happened.
@ParadeGrotesque sounds like a good time to look for a new job. His experience should warrant an easy offer with better compensation if he's so underpaid now.
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