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I don't have any problem with the acquisition but it seems like every single one of these inevitably includes "It's been an incredible journey" in their message. Surely people can be a bit more creative with the phrasing.

This is a well documented phenomenon:


I think people just say it on purpose now.

It's the Wilhelm scream of acquihires.

Ha! That is great.

> inevitably includes "It's been an incredible journey"

it is "thank you for your support" of this times and this generation

The other common phrase is for redundancies, "You are all very talented and deserve success.".

Very self aware I'm sure ;)

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