ABC Sporting Goods needed people to sharpen their new
line of hand-made spears for the fishing department. Unable
to find local talent, they located and relocated a group of
cannibals from the Amazon jungle.
At orientation the HR Manager was abundantly clear when
pointing out that company policy prohibited from eating other
After a month the HR Manager gathered the group to let them
know how pleased the company was with the quality output of
spears. Unfortunately, she was interrupted during the meeting
by an emergency in the executive offices. It seems one of
their Administrative Assistants was missing.
As soon as she left the leader of the cannibals turned to the
others and said, “Okay, which one of you ate the
After a few seconds a confessing hand rose into the air.
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