Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

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Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby skb12172 » Sun Oct 08, 2017 4:04 pm

There must be an end to this intimidation by those who come to this great country, but reject its culture.

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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Netpackrat » Sun Oct 08, 2017 6:47 pm

Clearly he made the mistake of sharing, when a more niggardly approach was called for.
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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Weetabix » Sun Oct 08, 2017 7:27 pm

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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Durham68 » Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:11 pm

Just saw this a few minutes ago via Insty. Hardly seems possible.

ETA: On second thought, after seeing the photo in the article, they were right to let him go. He didn't even cut it up.
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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Weetabix » Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:43 pm

I don't know. No matter how you slice a watermelon, you're going to end up with wedges. Those are even more divisive.
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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Durham68 » Mon Oct 09, 2017 6:46 pm

Weetabix wrote:I don't know. No matter how you slice a watermelon, you're going to end up with wedges. Those are even more divisive.


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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Johnnyreb » Tue Oct 10, 2017 2:46 am

Oh well, it's Detroit. What sane white guy would want to go work in Detroit?

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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Precision » Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:23 pm

didn't see the color of the guy who brought in the watermelon. Assumed he was not very dark skinned, because "racism". But, really. If I brought in a watermelon or if someone else brought in a watermelon, I'd be all "cool, cut me a slice". Not "Hey, racist fuck."

If someone brought in crackers or white bread, I also wouldn't be screaming racist. If they brought in crackers, I would be looking for the hummus or black bean dip. If they brought in white bread, meh don't like white bread, but free food and all.

Either there is WAY more to this, or that dude is gonna get PAID. If he does get paid. I might just have to go get a job for the man and try the same trick. Cause I am NOT to PROUD too make $300,000+ the easy way.
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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby skb12172 » Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:44 pm

One issue is that since he is still on probation, he can be fired for almost any reason. I do hope that this is an exception, because in accusing him of racism, they are basically being racist .
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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Jericho941 » Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:46 pm

I'm gonna throw 5 Monopoly dollars on "there's more to this."

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Re: Fired Over Fruit Because Fruit Is Racist

Postby Netpackrat » Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:38 am

Jericho941 wrote:I'm gonna throw 5 Monopoly dollars on "there's more to this."


That may be. But double or nothing it had more to do with the existing crew not having gotten the applicant they wanted, than anything the probationary employee did wrong.
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