West Virginia on a Technicality


Will Truman

Will Truman is the Editor-in-Chief of Ordinary Times. He is also on Twitter.

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6 Responses

    • Avatar Oscar Gordon says:

      This one area where there needs to be some manner of regulation limiting their use. I can see their utility, but legitimate usage is very narrow.Report

      • Avatar Jaybird says:

        Narrow to the point where I can see one telling Pierce Brosnan that he can’t wear a full tuxedo in a movie that isn’t a James Bond movie… but not one that isn’t somewhere in the neighborhood of that narrow.Report

        • Avatar Mike Schilling says:

          I’m fine with “You cannot work in this field for the next N years, during which you will receive your full salary and benefits.”Report

          • Avatar Jaybird says:

            “We have just purchased your company. You will agree to not start a new one tomorrow to start competing with this one. Because we know that 80% of the really good workers will leave us and join your new company after a short phone call.”

            But none of these examples that I’d be willing to agree would qualify as justifiable reasons to have somebody sign one will happen to 999 out of 1000 people asked to sign one.Report

  1. Avatar DensityDuck says:

    “The state’s attorney general came here from New Jersey and planted his feed here.”

    (emphasis added) A Freudian slip in writing?Report