It's not so much a fringe benefit
as a vital part of your total wage
. That's why the company
doesn't pay you as much as you know you're worth: you're virtually expected to lift glue
s and whatnot
for home projects
. Scott Adams
calls this Virtual Hourly Compensation
I still remember with great glee the time I was escorted from the building where I had worked for over a year by Security with Pritt-stik(TM) and biros in my pocket... I still have the Pritt-Stik as a souvenir.
Pritt-stickin' it to The Man...?