I Baked Cupcakes for the Office but Left One Coworker Out. AITA?

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Here's a story of a young professional who loves baking for her colleagues but had a tiff with one particular person in the office. When her birthday came, she decided to bake cupcakes for everyone, except for this colleague. Was it a practical decision or was she being petty? Read on to find out.

Baking cupcakes for office, but excluded one coworker. AITA?

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Coworker complains of my mistakes despite refusing to mentor me.

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Left out coworker, better mentor, and no communication 👀

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Office birthday cupcakes cause exclusion. AITA for leaving one out?

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Feeling left out of office cupcakes, but is OP the A**hole?

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Baking 24 cupcakes for 25 people, AITA? 🧁🤔

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Sweet gesture turns sour: Cupcakes cause office drama 🧁

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Polite coworker refuses cupcake, but was it really innocent? 🤔

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Excluded coworker from cupcakes - justified or mean? 🧁

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Excuse or valid reason for excluding coworker from cupcakes? 🧁

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Office drama over a forgotten cupcake 🧁

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Cupcake-gate causes coworker to feel left out. 😕

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Baker wonders if 24 cupcakes are enough for coworkers 🧁🤔

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Left out coworker from cupcakes, AITA? 🤔

Baking cupcakes for the office was a nice gesture but one coworker was left out. The reason? A history of bad blood between the baker and the coworker. Was it a deliberate move to leave him out or was it just practicality? The baker explains her reasoning and asks for judgment from Reddit. Read on to find out more and weigh in with your own opinion.

NTA for not baking an extra cupcake, but should have kept it to yourself.

peepingtomatoes | peepingtomatoes

Baking cupcakes for the office but leaving one coworker out. YTA.

Voidg | Voidg

Baking cupcakes earmarked for specific people? NAH, but come on.

Portie_lover | Portie_lover

OP gets called out for being long-winded and coworkers for spreading gossip 🤐

NotShockedFruitWeird | NotShockedFruitWeird

Baking cupcakes or not, office politics never change 🙄

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Bullying a coworker over cupcakes? 🧁 YTA for sure.

Vaahla | Vaahla

Don't be an a**hole in the office, apologize instead 😔🧁

Lovegivingadvice | Lovegivingadvice

Commenter brings attention to concerning detail in cupcake story 🧐

mazzy31 | mazzy31

Did OP plan on Leo rejecting the cupcake? Confusion ensues 🤔

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OP left a coworker out of cupcakes on purpose. YTA.


Excluding a coworker from office cupcakes - YTA or NAH?

lobosaguila | lobosaguila

OP learns to keep their mouth shut 🤐

sixyrs | sixyrs

Offered a cupcake, he rejected it. NTA. 🧁

Evil_Mel | Evil_Mel

Keep it short, sweet, and cupcake-free with 🙅‍♀️ NTA

prairiemountainzen | prairiemountainzen

Don't be a cupcake a**hole 🧁 Bring enough for everyone

BodyBy711 | BodyBy711

Baking cupcakes for the office but left one coworker out. YTA.

CaptainMalForever | CaptainMalForever

Excluding a coworker from cupcakes at work can backfire 😬

Natural_Garbage7674 | Natural_Garbage7674

Being polite and fair, NTA 🧁

teresajs | teresajs

Don't be a cupcake hog 🧁 Share the love! YTA 😒

Unhappy_Researcher68 | Unhappy_Researcher68

Don't sink to their level 🤪: responding to a judgmental coworker

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Baking for the office: Is it okay to leave someone out?

Maria_Dragon | Maria_Dragon

Coworker wants last cupcake, commenter thinks it's unmannerly. 🤔

pensaha | pensaha

Excluding a coworker from cupcakes: NTA or YTA?

lunasey | lunasey

Baking for the office? Bake enough for everyone. YTA 🙄

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Baking cupcakes leads to office drama. YTA but Leo deserved it 😏

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Excluding a coworker from cupcakes was petty, admitting it was worse 😬

AbbyBirb | AbbyBirb

Learn to share 🧁 and communicate better next time.

IllustratorSlow1614 | IllustratorSlow1614

Don't mess with someone's cupcakes, free food is sacred 😤🧁

Pinkxel | Pinkxel

Baking drama at the office... YTA left a coworker out 🧁

SherbetAnnual2294 | SherbetAnnual2294

Don't be a cupcake a**hole 🧁😒

Bubbly-Kitty-2425 | Bubbly-Kitty-2425

Don't be an a**hole, share your cupcakes with the team 🧁

UsernameTaken93456 | UsernameTaken93456

Don't let Leo get the best of you 🧁

Anonymotron42 | Anonymotron42

Being excluded from office treats is never fun 😞 NTA

2tinymonkeys | 2tinymonkeys

Commenter defends OP and questions discussion topic. 🤔

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No cupcakes for Karen 🧁🚫 NTA wins!

WinterBourne25 | WinterBourne25

Excluding a coworker - NTA or reputation ruiner? 🤔

imankitty | imankitty

Clearing the air: Addressing rumors vs. taking responsibility 🧁

Spl4sh3r | Spl4sh3r

Honesty isn't always the best policy 🤷‍♀️

Rude_Advice8120 | Rude_Advice8120

Don't bring bad vibes to the cupcake party 🧁🎉

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Don't treat him like a dog 🐶 NTA wins 🎉

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Baking for coworkers but left one out. Soft YTA.

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