Video Editor's Revenge: Deleted Work Sparks Outrage 😱

Diply Social Team
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Imagine spending hours editing a music video for a friend, only to have them demand endless revisions without pay. That's exactly what happened to a 20-year-old woman who, after sacrificing her weekends to help a friend's dream come true, decided enough was enough. The conflict reached its boiling point when she deleted all her work in a fit of rage, potentially jeopardizing her friend's career. But who's really to blame here? 🤔

The Editing Request 🎬

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The Work Begins ⏳

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More Work Than Expected 😓

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Asking for Pay 💰

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Sacrificing Weekends 🗓️

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The Final Product 🎞️

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Unhappy Friend 😠

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Endless Revisions 🔄

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Boyfriend Steps In 💑

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The Breaking Point 💥

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Emotional Blackmail 😢

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Deleting the Video 🗑️

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The Aftermath 🔥

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Insults and Reports 😤

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Company Not Interested 🚫

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Mixed Opinions 🤷

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An Explosive Ending: Who's the Real Culprit? 💣

After countless hours of work, our video editor reached her breaking point and deleted all her work, leaving her friend's music career hanging by a thread. Insults flew, and opinions were divided. Was she right to delete the video, or did she go too far? 🧐 Let's see what the internet thinks of this dramatic turn of events...

NTA. Don't work for free for someone unwilling to reciprocate. 💯


Deleted work leads to NTA's growth and client management skills 💪

FlyingChipmunkAttack | FlyingChipmunkAttack

Video editor not responsible for lost work, NTA 👍

BertTheNerd | BertTheNerd

Lesson learned: Always save a copy of your work! 👍

[deleted] | [deleted]

Professional editor gives valuable advice on handling difficult clients 👍

UnderDogPants | UnderDogPants

Unpaid work doesn't mean unprofessional work. NTA 👍

Throwaway51276 | Throwaway51276

OP did a half-assed job and deleted the video. ESH.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Don't let entitled people take advantage of your hard work 💪

ThatSadGirlWhoDraws | ThatSadGirlWhoDraws

Commenter stands up for video editor against unreasonable client 💪

everydayimcuddalin | everydayimcuddalin

Video not a deal breaker for label contracts. NTA.

delightful_caprese | delightful_caprese

Deleted work sparks outrage, but video editor is NTA 😊

ManChild_HasChild | ManChild_HasChild

Deleting the video cost OP not only their work but also future opportunities. ESH 😑

ayzranthi | ayzranthi

Commenter deemed not the a**hole in controversial video deletion.

CryptoTeemo | CryptoTeemo

Industry reality check: Video quality isn't everything. 🙌

Astroboyblue | Astroboyblue

Commenter defends video editor's decision to delete unpaid work.

saucisse | saucisse

Paying friends for work is fair. Don't expect free labor. 👍

Findme_elsewhere | Findme_elsewhere

Editor stands up for their worth, sparks agreement 💪

L1ttleH0rr0r | L1ttleH0rr0r

Deleting all the video stuff was pretty sucky 😒

GannicusG13 | GannicusG13

Standing up to entitled emotional blackmail 👊

johnnyrockett0 | johnnyrockett0

Commenter blames video editor for deleted work, sparks outrage 😠

juicy_belly | juicy_belly

Don't let anyone make you feel guilty for saying no. 💪 NTA

shadowdip | shadowdip

Commenter defends video editor's actions with a hint of sarcasm 😏

mandiexile | mandiexile

A video editor deletes a client's work. ESH, but she's entitled.

LadyAdhara | LadyAdhara

Respect yourself and your skills, don't let anyone freeload. 💪

patrislove | patrislove

Commenter defends video editor, suggests alternatives to blaming OP. 👍

HarryMonk | HarryMonk

Charge something, establish boundaries, and value your work. NTA.

Reasonable_racoon | Reasonable_racoon

Unpaid work leads to deleted video and valuable lesson learned 👍

Portokalia_Naranja | Portokalia_Naranja

Freelance lesson: Never work for free, set prices and boundaries 👍

kisses-n-kinks | kisses-n-kinks

Supportive friend insists on paying artist friend for their work. NTA 👍

Omegakill94 | Omegakill94

Unpaid work cheapens the industry. Charge for your skills! 💪

Massive-Emergency-42 | Massive-Emergency-42

Video editor not paid for work, deletes it. NTA.

InstructionPowerful1 | InstructionPowerful1

Deleted work was yours, she's 100% the a**hole 😱

Beneficial-Soft-3492 | Beneficial-Soft-3492

Friend refuses to pay for work, video editor deletes it. ESH 😒

BecGeoMom | BecGeoMom

The golden rule of work: good, fast, or cheap?

rubberman5959 | rubberman5959

Lesson learned: Don't work for free, set realistic boundaries 💪

leftclicksq2 | leftclicksq2

Offer a refund if not satisfied. NTA 👍

Eliza_Doolittlex | Eliza_Doolittlex

Deleted work, unpaid and unappreciated. NTA stands up for themselves 💪

PuzzledPoet9313 | PuzzledPoet9313

Client begs for work, then blames editor for quitting. 😒

Djhinnwe | Djhinnwe

Friend doesn't pay for work, loses it, and blames editor. NTA 👏

Jackninja5 | Jackninja5

👍 Not the a**hole! Unpaid work and mistreatment is unacceptable.

bisexual_fool | bisexual_fool

Stand up for yourself and get paid for your work! 💰

heatherleanne | heatherleanne

Friend wants free work, complains about quality. NTA for refusing.

RiditHero | RiditHero

Music company should have paid, commenter is not the a**hole 👍

Overall-Cloud-8304 | Overall-Cloud-8304

Support for paying friend fairly for custom work 👏

ClearCasket | ClearCasket

Discussing payment before work is fair. NTA for waiving payment.

Arrogant_Eggplant | Arrogant_Eggplant

Stand up for yourself! 💪 You're NTA for setting boundaries.

And3riel | And3riel

Deleted work? No problem! Dropbox has your back 👍

OuchLOLcom | OuchLOLcom

Paying artists for their time and energy is crucial. NTA.

ReadIt2MeAgain | ReadIt2MeAgain

Sysadmin reminds us to always backup our important files 👍

Beneficial-Soft-3492 | Beneficial-Soft-3492

Choosing beggars strike again. Don't work for free, NTA.

idrow1 | idrow1

Unpaid, unappreciated, and uncredited. Definitely NTA 👍

ryanhntr | ryanhntr

Not the a**hole, but what sparked the outrage? 🤔

teamsesh95 | teamsesh95

Standing up against free work bullying. #NTA 💪

AmandaPandaLyn | AmandaPandaLyn

Friend of a friend expects free work, gets served justice 💪

beetleswing | beetleswing

Valuing your work is important, NTA for deleting footage 👍

ladancer22 | ladancer22

Deleting hard work is a painful mistake 😢

Ok_Efficiency1635 | Ok_Efficiency1635

Friend stealing OP's work for job? Not cool 💯

AmazingAd2765 | AmazingAd2765

Deleted work, fair pay, and lack of respect. NTA.

Silver-God4993 | Silver-God4993

Not the a-hole! 👏 Perfect for r/choosingbeggars 😂

foreverponderingsgf | foreverponderingsgf

Don't let anyone take advantage of your skills, even family/friends! 💪

StillEmotional | StillEmotional

Commenter is not the a**hole, but why? 🤔

No_Proposal7628 | No_Proposal7628

Unpaid work unappreciated, but revenge not the answer 😐

FueledByTaco | FueledByTaco

Friend takes advantage of video editor, gets what she deserves 👏

PeteyPorkchops | PeteyPorkchops

Commenter deemed NTA in controversial video deletion 😊

Aggressive-Sample612 | Aggressive-Sample612

Video editor has the right to delete unappreciative client's work 😒

Dr_Asshole_PhD | Dr_Asshole_PhD

Defending the video editor's right to delete work sparks support 💪

Thecardinal74 | Thecardinal74

Respect for fair payment and deleting unpaid work 💯

[deleted] | [deleted]

Boyfriend saves the day and entitled client pays the price 😎

OftheSea95 | OftheSea95

Customer refuses to pay, loses edited footage. NTA.

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Begging for attention in r/BeggingChoosers 😏

Suckonmysycamore | Suckonmysycamore

Client expects free labor, gets petty revenge. NTA.

PuddyVanHird | PuddyVanHird

Lesson learned: always keep backups of important files! 👍

HerBlondeness | HerBlondeness

Hiring a professional for important videos is worth it 👍

HotCupofChocolate | HotCupofChocolate

Unpaid work? Not the a**hole for deleting it 👍

twilight_kitten | twilight_kitten

Commenter suggests subreddit for entitled individuals. No drama here.

abarua01 | abarua01

Deleting work sparks outrage: justified or unprofessional? 🤔

nedmccrady1588 | nedmccrady1588

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