On Aug. 30, a user who goes by WoOoOoOoShHhHh posted in the rAskReddit forum and asked “What’s an industry secret in the field you work in?”.
The post, which received more than 81,000 upvotes, has garnered tens of thousands of replies from people in all types of professions.
One Goodwill employee shared a very disgusting secret about how the store handles its donations.
“At Goodwill, we don’t clean anything that we sell, and we get some really gross stuff that touches everything else,” they revealed.
A TSA worker shared a similarly disturbing fact about how unsuccessful airport security really is.
“I worked with a guy who got fired because someone showed him an ID with a picture of Micky Mouse on it,” they said.
A student loan servicer, meanwhile, exposed the industry they worked for.
“They lie to their customers about not saving their credit card information because we aren’t supposed to,” they said.
And a dentist gave “the lowdown on toothpaste,” noting that all brands are essentially the same.
“As long as it has fluoride they are all basically the same,” they said