Minimum wage is often paid by some of the most physically and emotionally intensive work—service industry jobs. Having to work in a hot kitchen all day or deal with irate customers while being paid less than you need to survive is not exactly the best situation to be in.
Working retail is a task and a half, especially when customers lose their minds, like these crazies who invaded video game stores. Roaches in consoles and parents encouraging their kids to use the floor as a personal toilet are just normal days working at GameStop. We salute you, the workers who have to put up with it.
TheFlash38 asked Game Stop employees of Reddit: What are some of your horror stories?
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