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The Job Lot

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TheSilveryPussycat Mon 29-Apr-13 23:53:46

Anyone see this? Anyone who works in a Job Centre or signs on see this?

OK it's a comedy, and not supposed to be real life. But a missed opportunity to be accurate and satirical.

Joolsy Tue 30-Apr-13 12:57:54

I thought it was awful. Seemed to be trying to be like The Office and failing miserably.

TheSilveryPussycat Tue 30-Apr-13 13:49:19

Agree. Should have written 'OK it's a "comedy" hmm ' Heard a goodish review on Front Row, R4, which is why I gave it a go.

diddl Tue 30-Apr-13 17:42:30

Oh heavens it was dire.

Mind you, I always thought that The Office was cringeworthy-well, the RG character.

AnyFucker Tue 30-Apr-13 17:43:24

It wasn't quite as bad as "Vicious" before it.

diddl Tue 30-Apr-13 17:45:40

Oh I thought that that was awful as well.

Both as bad as each other imo.

Redcliff Tue 30-Apr-13 21:44:17

I liked it - I work with people like them!

Oblomov Tue 21-May-13 19:58:52

Dh and I like it. Think the characters are very realistic.

SoleSource Fri 24-May-13 21:07:07

Funny, i like George.

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