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25 Of The Best Stories From Not Always Right – July 2021 Roundup!

| Right | August 26, 2021

It’s time for the July roundup! We know we’re late this month, but we’ve been busy introducing some new features to the site, and we wanted to get some input from our readers, as well as the editors, to decide which stories in July deserve the extra attention of the monthly roundup, regardless of the number of thumbs-ups they received. Out of all the stories we posted in the month, we’ve singled out twenty-five!

If there are any stories from the last month you feel we should have included, please let us know in the comments!


Wait Until You Hear What She Does With “War Horse” – Hits from our resident comment section pun master: “That’s a horse, not an a**.”

Surly Supervisors Surely Suffer – Try treating your employees like people next time.

Soccer Is Always Bloodiest When Parents Get Involved – Hits from the comments: “Let’s hear it for apples that somehow manage to fall far from the tree.”

Got Him Out Of A Hairy Situation – This author is the kind of coworker we all need.

Gotta Score Those Sweet Wife Points – Sounds like a certain bean counter may soon be a has-bean… counter…

That Is What We Call A Texas Goodbye – Whatever problem this customer had, they don’t deserve to have them fixed.

If You’re Good At Something, Never Do It For Free – Like a messy breakup, it’s time to block some phone numbers and move on!

A Pox Upon The Manager’s House! – Let’s hope this manager wasn’t working by the time the you-know-what-19 started.

Some People Shouldn’t Work With Children – Honestly, we wonder how some people even get hired.

Let’s Get Dangerous! – Okay, now I really want to go watch Darkwing Duck.

Shrubbery Flubbery – Hits from the comments: “I’d say that scam was pretty bush league.”

Shaken, Stirred, And Totally Served – Call it Karma, call it revenge… either way, it’s sticky.

Shady AND Stupid: A Losing Combo – They didn’t just get caught by the cops. They got caught by all the cops.

Ser Buena Persona – And that’s how you kill a customer with kindness.

Thanks To ADHD And The ADA, You’ve Been HAD – Hits from the nerds in the comments: “Mr. Padfoot would like to register his astonishment that an idiot like that ever became a professor.”

Negotiations Will Resume After Lunch – When will bosses learn to just say what they mean?

This. Is. TERRIFYING. – I try not to go down the worst-case scenario rabbit hole but this could’ve been so bad.

If There’s A Tournament He’s The Jester – We kind of hope the tow company loses his car.

An Alarming Miscommunication – Usually in our stories, the parent saying, “Suck it up,” is the jerk, but…

If You’re Looking For A Sign, This Is It – Anyone else thinking of Angels In The Outfield?

When Dementia Patients Make More Sense Than Customers – This interaction required a truly incredible amount of patience.

We Want To Hear The Rest Of That Woman’s Story! – Being on a jury can be stressful. And confusing.

Talking Turkey About Food – Warning: if you wear glasses, be careful not to break them when you facepalm reading this one.

Sovereign Citizen, Stupid Coworker – Once again, I’m reminded of how lucky I am to have coworkers I like.

Sometimes You CAN’T Fake It ‘Til You Make It – It’s so satisfying to see these people get what’s coming to them!


If you’d like to read more of our favorite stories, you can always check out June’s roundup next!

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