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People are sharing their worst first date stories and they will make you laugh and cringe all at the same time

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It's no secret that first dates can be rough, but a viral Reddit thread of horror stories might convince you to never date again.
One person recalled how their date asked for advice on how to complete their tax return .
Other people mentioned how they couldn't seem to get a single word in.
First dates can be tough.
Plagued by awkward silences, rogue drink orders and cumbersome end-of-the-night fumblings, it's seldom a recipe for instant romance. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Why so many fast food logos are red See Also: There's a real reason it's so hard to...
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How to ask for time off work and actually get it

How to ask for time off work and actually get it

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You might think it's better to not ask for vacation time , so you can be a better asset to your company and not frustrate your boss and colleagues.
But time off is refreshing and restorative, and it benefits your productivity and the company at large.
Here's how to ask for time off in a way that respects your boss' and colleagues' schedules.
More than half of Americans don't use all of their vacation days, according to a study by US Travel Association's Project Time Off .
But taking a break can keep your relationship with your family healthy and...
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