Resume Stain

Resume Stain

A job at a company with a bad reputation, or any low-prestige job. Resume stains may be removed from one's resume in order to preserve one's marketability. See also: Career-limiting move.
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Today the separation of church and state is plowed under, today the coherence of the Constitution is sacrificed to provide a gewgaw for fundamentalist bigots, today the lives of thousands are sacrificed to a half-baked adventure foisted upon the world by a man who slid into the White House with a resume stained by a ruined school system, gun control laws curbed so that people can carry concealed weapons in churches, and of course his nasty gigantic appetite for execution.