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Old 15 November 2007, 05:38 PM
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Icon81 George Turklebaum

The story about George was first published in England and then in the United States before someone began to check the facts. After trying to track down the source without success, the story was retracted as an urban legend a hoax.

What is more significant is not that it was a hoax, but that so many in the corporate world so readily believed it! This flagrant story appeared to resonate with readers as they poured out their stories of how insulated and out of touch their bosses really were.
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Old 15 February 2011, 05:18 PM
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L.A. County Employee Found Dead in Cubicle a Day Later
The exact cause of death remains unclear

DOWNEY (KTLA) -- An L.A. County employee apparently died while working in her cubicle on Friday, but no one noticed for quite some time.

51-year-old Rebecca Wells was found by a security guard on Saturday afternoon. She was slumped over on her desk in the L.A. County Department of Internal Services.,1383236.story
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