By Simone Wichers-Voss
In Greek mythology King Sisyphus was punished by the Greek gods; forced to roll an immense boulder up a hill, only to watch it roll back down, repeating this action for eternity. In modern culture, tasks that are both laborious and futile are therefore described as Sisyphean. Those following Meridian’s city government for the past 12 months could say the seemingly endless discussion, changing, tweaking and changing back of personnel policies is truly a Sisyphean undertaking.
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