Stop! Lunch Thief!

How to protect your clearly labeled sandwich from office fridge raiders
Antitheft measures include bags covered in fake mold and warnings that the lunch has been contaminated Illustration by Erik T. Johnson

My friend Peter’s boss always eats lunch in the office—it’s just not always his lunch. If his boss finds a sandwich lying around, he scarfs it down without a second thought. People warned Peter about this when he took the job, at an aerospace tooling company near Seattle. Once his boss snatched an apple right off his desk; Peter has now taken to hiding his snacks in drawers.

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