I just heard some really disturbing news.
It seems that during the first week of April, a crack pipe or a crack pipe or
other sort of drug paraphernalia was found on a desk in the production area of
Confluence Watersports owns many of the key
industry brand names including Wilderness Systems, Perception, Dagger, Wave
Sport and Mad River Canoe.
Nobody is talking but the full details are
kind of sketchy at this time. They are not sure if it serious or a bad April
fools joke gone horribly bad. Here is where things have gone crazy. Confluence
has an insurance policy that makes them do immediate drug testing on the employees.
If they don't do the testing on everybody then the policy is terminated.
So far it seems that almost 60 folks are no
longer employed at Confluence though about half of them refused to take the
test on various grounds and were thus terminated. The other half failed the
Again, nobody is
talking but if I hear more, I will post it on the site. The story was broken by
I added a question mark to the title because too
many people were complaining on other boards that I was making a statement of
fact that hasn't been proven.
Several news reports talk about a found pipe
not used for smoking marijuana...
Eveybody happy now?