Having a bad day? At least you're not the poor schmuck who's sitting with eyes glued to the screen watching the training video on how to become Chuck E. Cheese ... oh wait ... at least they get paid to watch the clip, what's your excuse?
CubicleBot has more employee training videos straight from the bowels of hell: Link
The pizza dough was made every morning early and we all ate the pizzas, too.
Don't assume that because YOU had lousy managers that all the franchises were run the same way. We had good managers and the place was clean and hygiene respected.
Of course, the costumes can get rank but that means that you and your fellow employees were not cleaning them and airing them after wearing them onto the floor.
And the cooks never were pulled out of the kitchen to dress up where I worked. The rest of us took turns. Cooks were too busy making the food to be taken out of the kitchen.
In addition to the awful misogyny, there was the floors so disgusting and salad bar so recycled, wouldn't let my worst enemy eat there. Bon appetite, children!
Now... Skato had been the mascot since *I* was a little kid in the 70s, and the suit sure smelled like it was the same one they'd used when I was on the other side of that row of high-fives.