Results 1 to 10 of 10
  1. #1
    Legend
    Points: 174,241, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alaskaguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    10,204
    Points
    174,241
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6
    Given: 1

    Why wasn't this guy fired?

    A Japanese civil servant was demoted for logging more than 780,000 hits on pornographic Web sites on his office computer over nine months, an official said Friday.

    The man, a Kinokawa city government employee in western Japan, visited porn sites from June 2007 to February 2008, city official Tomiko Waki said. The man's name was withheld.

    Despite his frequent porn viewing, none of his colleagues noticed his activities, which he apparently conducted throughout the workday.

    Along with the demotion, he received a 20,000 yen ($190) monthly pay cut.

    Link:
    Japanese official demoted for 780,000 hits on porn sites - Yahoo! News


    "If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts." Albert Einstein
    "If your worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on" Lance Armstrong
    "Dress cute wherever you go, life is too short to blend in." Paris Hilton
    "Money is one of the greatest instruments of freedom ever invented by man." F.A. Hayek

  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 13,734, Level: 35
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 316
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,046
    Points
    13,734
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    People in Japan don't hire and fire like they do in America. Usually, people are committed to jobs for their entire life. That being said, that is still pretty ridiculous.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 391,683, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    57,197
    Points
    391,683
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 318
    Given: 263

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    He must have a good job. No one checked on him. Amillion hits is a lot of finger action even for a good worker.


    CFH HMagic bball season next year.
    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

  4. #4
    All-Star Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    Cy Heavy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    1,127
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    I've gotta be getting close to that number of hits on the CF website with my office computer...



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 36,419, Level: 58
    Level completed: 81%, Points required for next Level: 231
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    clonomaniac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    St Louis, MO
    Posts
    1,989
    Points
    36,419
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cy Heavy View Post
    I've gotta be getting close to that number of hits on the CF website with my office computer...

    HAHA that cracked me up.. I must be getting there myself :)


    WE ARE IOWA STATE

  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 97,092, Level: 97
    Level completed: 3%, Points required for next Level: 1,958
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clonefan94's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Schaumburg, IL
    Posts
    5,932
    Points
    97,092
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 97
    Given: 37

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    Aren't they a little looser on porn over there too? It's more of a show of manlyness than actually doing anything wrong.



  7. #7
    Legend
    Points: 140,900, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Flag Guy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    13,090
    Points
    140,900
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    Man porn is one of the ways I can instantly be fired here...


    Oh we will fight, fight, fight for Iowa State,
    and may her colors ever fly!!!
    In Accordance with Prophecy

  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 74,442, Level: 84
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 408
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    2,468
    Points
    74,442
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 17
    Given: 6

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    Assuming he worked 40 hrs. per week, that works out to over 8 hits per minute or roughly one hit every 7 seconds for nine months. When you look at it that way, it doesn't sound so bad :)



  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 140,900, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Flag Guy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    13,090
    Points
    140,900
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    It took him 780,000 hits to get a virus? Pretty lucky guy I think...


    Oh we will fight, fight, fight for Iowa State,
    and may her colors ever fly!!!
    In Accordance with Prophecy

  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 450,805, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    brianhos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Trenchtown
    Posts
    39,582
    Points
    450,805
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 166
    Given: 27

    Re: Why wasn't this guy fired?

    That is HITS not page views. If there are 100 objects on the page it is actually a much smaller number. For instance the main page of CF is 38 hits, But still, not smart.


    They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety. - Benjamin Franklin 1775

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM