Black Workers at TGI Friday’s in Manhattan Claim They Were Replaced by Light-Skinned Staff

Ben Kochman, Denis Slattery, NY Daily News, February 27, 2015

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Nearly all of the black waitstaff at a Manhattan TGI Friday’s were replaced with light-skinned workers–mostly Hispanics–when the chain closed a busy Midtown outpost and opened a new store a block away, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in Bronx Supreme Court.

Just one black staff member from the eatery near Penn Station was rehired when the company moved to a new location one block east on 34th St. in December, ex-employees charge in the class action discrimination suit.

When the workers protested, a restaurant manager told one of them that he preferred Hispanic staffers because they “work harder,” the suit alleges.

“It was their opinion that black people were lazy,” charged plaintiff Lisa Baker, 48, a waitress who says her old manager told her that her job serving guests was unavailable at the new location. “We weren’t even given a chance.”

Managers openly referred to the old location as “the ghetto store,” or the “black Friday’s,” and wanted to rid themselves of that reputation, the suit alleges.

Former employees said they were promised a fair shot at reapplying for jobs at the new restaurant, a 15,000-square-foot franchise on 34th St., but never heard from their old employers.

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Lawyers for the former waitstaff are seeking $500,000 for each employee–a total of $5 million–for “loss of wages, emotional distress and punitive damages.”

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  • Sheik Yerbouti

    The obvious reason this location failed can be proven.

  • dd121

    Wise move TGI.

    • Oil Can Harry

      If this chain were meant for black customers it would be called “TGI da first Friday of da Month”!

      • dd121

        That’s a good one oil can!

        • Basketeddie

          You mean “mumf”

      • Speedy Steve

        Mummf!

      • DiversityIsDeath

        EBONICS CORRECTION: the proper afro-pronunciation of the word “month” is “mumf”.

        • TCA

          I hate grammar nazis.

  • whatodopeople?

    They probably catered to the tourist crowd in that location, but if I were to visit even the new location, I’d be more concerned about a bunch of black teens coming into the restaurant to cause mayhem and destruction, as a violent young black mob is apt to do.

  • exlib93

    Say thank you to your fearless leader….there is going to be a lot more of this black to brown replacement.

    • JustSayin

      “We be prehzuhmedint!!!” I’ll add that they’re also fools, but everyone already knew that.

      • DiversityIsDeath

        Afro-fools, heee. “Yaaay, we dumb-ass negroes gots us a sell-out black man who is replacin’ our useless black asses wit dem illegal latinos. Yaay!”

  • Nancy

    This is one of the main reasons why we never visit Six Flags Over Georgia: it’s in a part of metro-Atlanta that has gone majority-Black in the past 20 years, so it’s staff is 95% Negro. The few times we were forced to go (for an annual cheerleading competition), we had to make sure to have enough gas in our tanks to make the trip over there AND back again, since nobody wants to risk their lives on Urban Safari trying to find a gas station in that part of town.

    The PF Changs at the Atlanta airport is likewise staffed entirely with Negroes, which is really weird.

    • jwilders50

      Blacks never complain when a business is 100% black – usually because the owner no longer cares and just wants the cheapest labor possible.

      • Cheri Rodriguez

        Not totally true. They usually want their defense lawyers to be White.

        • Michael Jackson got himself a black doctor.

          • Speedy Steve

            Technically, yes. But the negro doctor was really nothing more than MJ’s dope-pusher.

        • Zimriel

          A specific subset thereof . . .

        • Jason Lewis

          Named Saul Goodman ” The Jew thing I just do for the homeboys. They all want a pipe-hitting member of the tribe, so to speak…”
          sorry had to do the Breaking Bad.

      • Laura Dilworth

        Can’t complain about being underrepresented in the nba

      • Blackfish

        Because one of their “cousins” works there and they eat for free!

    • whatodopeople?

      Almost all the vendors and restaurants in Atlanta’s airport are staffed with blacks.

      • Blackfish

        Luckily the air traffic controllers are not!

    • Tim

      There is a famous English themed pub in my tourist city. Years ago, it was staffed by goatee wearing English ex-pats. Think Graham Nash or Robin Hood. Now it isstaffed by Nortenos from Monterrey Mexico etc. I found it to be bizarre and unsettling…

      • Race Heretic

        I go to a German beer hall staffed entirely by mestizos. It’s weird.

        • baldridge999

          Why do you do that?

          • Race Heretic

            1.) I don’t hate mestizos. Almost all of my close friends are a small part indio, and often Basque too, for some reason.
            2.) They have great food and an amazing beer selection.
            3.) It’s owned by a friend of my family.
            4.) It’s the only German beerhall in the metro area.

          • baldridge999

            What’s Basques have to do with Mexicans?

          • Race Heretic

            Most of my friends who are partly indio are overwhelmingly Spanish ethnically, and often identify as white. It also happens that for whatever reason the type of Spaniard I enjoy hanging out with is generally Basque.

            Where I live, Mexicans are not the only type of Hispanic.

          • baldridge999

            I’ve known people from Spain. They were as white as anyone. They have nothing to do with Mexicans who are all mixed or non-white.

          • Race Heretic

            Do you even know any people from Mexico? There are tons of Mexicans who are unmixed Europeans.

          • baldridge999

            I lived in Texas and knew plenty of Mexicans. The vast majority were mixed.

          • Cheri Rodriguez

            Güeros…and French leftovers from the Franco-Mexican War.

          • ElComadreja

            True. I have them in my family through marriage.

          • MBlanc46

            One of the most attractive women I’ve ever known was from Mexico. Her ancestry was French.

          • Zimriel

            Basques want nothing to do with *Spain* (or France), so, yeah, that comment was weird.

        • DiversityIsDeath

          Bleh, then it aint really a “German beer hall” anymore, is it?

          • Race Heretic

            The food, the owner, and the patrons are all pretty German-looking to me.

      • Speedy Steve

        I saw Mexican restaurants in England.

        • DiversityIsDeath

          Hah, and who was staffing it?

          • Speedy Steve

            Poles!

  • WR_the_realist

    Opponent of illegal immigration that I am, I will say this — the brown skinned people usually do work harder than the black skinned people.

    • TruthBeTold

      Yes, proportionately more of them do work harder but some of them coast along doing the minimum.

      The problem I had supervising Hispanics is their attitude. Many would pretend to be nice; fake smiles, fake pleasantries. If they thought you slighted them in any way, they were your enemy for life.

    • Luca

      Most immigrants work hard, especially when they are hungry. Their children do not.

      • DiversityIsDeath

        Who is hungry in America nowadays? NOBODY! All these damn non-white loafers and parasites are receiving food stamps, cash, housing, medical, college tuition, and other assorted freebies– all courtesy of us hated, evil racist, White, working, tax-payers.

    • baldridge999

      That’s true based on my experience. I know they don’t like blacks. Hispanics use the “n-word” more than whites. In any case, I don’t want them flooding into America. Let them work hard to make their own countries better.

      • DiversityIsDeath

        Damn right. If browns are so hard working and wonderful then their own third world countries would be first world models. Let ’em stay where they came from and build a nation that is as good as whitey’s, that they are not running away from.(Damn ugly dreaded pests!)

    • ElComadreja

      They’re no bargain but preferable to blacks as employees.

    • Blackfish

      True. How many negroes do you see outside Home Depot hustling for work? They’re all still in bed!

    • DiversityIsDeath

      So what? Browns ain’t White. Browns are racial aliens and enemies to the White race as much as black negroes are. We don’t need them or want them in our midst.

  • TruthBeTold

    “It was their opinion that black people were lazy.”

    Were they?

    • bilderbuster

      What are the odds of that being true?

    • Light from the East

      Ha Ha! They? What about they are aliens?

    • TomIron361

      I wonder anymore about the idea of blacks being “lazy.” Isn’t the concept of laziness a White idea? Might what we see just be ingrained black attitude toward work? Work as it is known to us White people was never known in black Africa. After the Civil War, White plantation owners said with a single voice, that the blacks would never work without the compulsion of the lash (regular maintainance). Now, all these years later, we see the results of black “workers” performing their duties without the benefit of the lash.

      • MBlanc46

        I’m not sure that what you say about the postwar South is completely true. The lash largely disappeared, yes, but the labor system in the South was pretty coercive. Nonproductive blacks were not tolerated.

        • Blackfish

          They became “preachers”!

          • MBlanc46

            And I’ll bet that even they weren’t allowed to loiter.

      • DiversityIsDeath

        As you say, in Africa negroes are unfamiliar with the notion of “toil” or “work”. So I suppose for them the notion of “work” is a White Euro concept, just as its opposite “laziness” would necessarily be. It’s simply not in their the afroid’s nature to stress deyself.

    • Speedy Steve

      Yes. If you want a second opinion, yes.

  • TheMaskedUnit

    Where is this mythical free market that supposedly failed …

  • Luca

    Being lazy has a disparate impact on blacks.

    • John Smith

      Same as being stupid.

    • Neuday

      I know a messican who didn’t want his daughter dating a black guy because he didn’t want his grandkids to be too lazy to steal.

    • MooTieFighter

      Truthfully their quality of work is less, as well. I shutter anytime I need help and it’s a black, I often just come back later. They don’t realize when they are in over their heads.

  • phorning

    Lisa Baker, 48, a waitress who says her old manager told her that her
    job serving guests was unavailable at the new location. “We weren’t even
    given a chance.”

    Weren’t they given a chance when they performed poorly at the first location, or am I missing something?

    • TCA

      Yo, maybe I wuz lazy, but that wuz at the ole location.

  • superlloyd

    Laziness, ugliness, surliness and bad personal hygiene are not likely to attract the customers.

    • dd121

      Just knowing their leaders advocate spitting in the food of white people will keep me away.

      • TCA

        One night recently I was really hungry after a long drive, and all the usual places were closed, so I went to a Wendy’s that was open til midnight.
        All the employees (that I could see) were Negro.
        I started eating my sandwich, and then suddenly thought of Jesse Jackson.
        I threw the whole meal away and went home hungry.
        No more restaurants with more than one Negro.

  • RacialRay

    “It was their opinion that black people were lazy,”

    No, it was their observation that black people were lazy. And I am sure it was not something they came to lightly. If its any consolation to the displaced workers, they can now become the newest members of the black ‘leisure class’.

    • LIBERTYSINCURSION

      “No, it was their observation that black people were lazy.” – While that observation is certainly true for the most part. I’m thinking they probably never said or even implied that “black people were lazy”. I bet they either said or implied that YOU Jamal Jones are lazy. Or YOU Quaneasha Harris are lazy. However, being black, what they heard or felt was implied was “black people are lazy”. < For lottery reasons of course. )

      Besides, if they felt that "black people were lazy", which is what they are claiming. Why keep any lazy black people on the staff? Why keep one black worker if "black people be lazy yo"?

      Nope, sorry Jamal, sorry Quanesha, but YOU,, are lazy!

    • baldridge999

      Ha. Everybody knows that blacks are the most honest, hard-working people on earth. Any liberal, self-hating, white drone could tell you that.

  • Samuel Hathaway

    You just got to love those blunt, straight-shooting New Yorkers to tell it like it is.

    • TCA

      IIRC, NYC is now 63% non-White.

  • jwilders50

    Any retail location that is dominated by a black workforce IS LAZY, unclean, with terrible service, and I never trust the food handling of the staff.

    If it’s black, I step back – out the door.

    • Cheri Rodriguez

      I do the same thing if there’s nobody in the store speaking English or they have rap music playing. I take my business elsewhere…and I let them know why.

    • Did that at an Arby’s in Louisville, KY in 1998. I thought of Je$$e Jack$on bragging about having spat in white people’s food, and turned right around and walked out.

      • dd121

        I mentioned that one time here on Amren and I got huge number of upvotes. Seems that crosses the minds of a lot of whites.

        • Nobody wants hepatitis C if they can help it.

        • bilderbuster

          Even when I was a kid I always thought many Blacks would do something like that so I didn’t take chances. When Jackson fessed up way back that he had been doing that since before my birth I said “I knew it!, I knew it!”
          I always knew it 🙂

      • Laura Dilworth

        You know what happened to the pie in The Help

        • thomasdosborneii

          Oh no, “thanks” for reminding me!

          • Laura Dilworth

            Ha!

    • Alexandra1973

      One time my husband, son, and I decided to stop at a Detroit-area Taco Bell.

      Nothing but blacks behind the counter. We left.

      • Cid Campeador

        Same with FF places on I 95 from NJ to Fla. McDonalds, BK are totally Black employees.

        • MooTieFighter

          I NEVER go to McDonalds, NEVER.

    • De Doc

      I must admit, I avoid restaurants with large numbers of black staff. Aside from inefficient and unclean, I’m thinking that homie and homette might be tempted to spit in Whitey’s food as a measure of social justice.

      • Speedy Steve

        They’ll yield to that temptation.

      • MooTieFighter

        I avoid anywhere there is large numbers of blacks.

  • Dave West

    Why is it that black people are always seen as lazy time and time again. It doesn’t matter if you’re in NYC, Jackson, MS, or Cape Town, SA. Do people in multiple countries and across multiple racial groups have some irrational negative stereotype of black people?

    Take the Chipotle challenge, I remember being at a Chipotle in Northeast Atlanta and one in Cleveland, they were both staffed mostly by blacks, I remember it was very slow and sloppy. I have been to numerous Chipotles in and around Miami, that are staffed by hispanics, the difference is like night and day. The ones staffed by hispanics are usually speedy and the workers, at least, pretend to care. I remember when I walked into the mostly black staffed Chipotle in Atlanta in the middle of the afternoon. Upon seeing me walk in the two black ladies behind the counter rolled their eyes as I approached and were less than enthused about taking my order, must of been the prospect of having to go back to work!

    • USofAntiWhite

      You have courage. When I see a restaurant is Black employed, I bounce.

      • Samuel Hathaway

        The cafeteria is probably safe. The staff used to be nearly all black, but I am now noticing more and more white and Hispanic workers in the cafeteria. Some of the whites I see have a heavy accent, so they are probably European immigrants, which is nice to see. The cashier is an Ethiopian lady, but she is fairly light skinned for an African and always looks fresh and clean.

        • “but she is fairly light skinned for an African” you say this as if it is somehow a redeeming quality.

          • Samuel Hathaway

            First of all, I wouldn’t have guessed her to be an Ethiopian. She appeared she could have been Lebanese, Egyptian or even Turkish/Greek. She gave me some discount coupons, so that was a nice gesture on her part, no? It does not mean I want to marry her. I wouldn’t invite her over for dinner. or for any reason. can’t we just appreciate little kindnesses anymore?

          • Im sure it was a nice gesture, and I’m sure she could be a wonderful person, who will go the entirety of her life without breeding thugs, robbing, murdering, assaulting, etc.
            But if ever there was an absolutely perfect example of a slippery slope, it’s “the good one’s”, they are the single reason (after us engaging in the black slave trade itself) why we are where we are today, with welfare, rampant negro crime, etc.

            It was naive whites observing “the good ones” who caused the deaths of ludicrous numbers of whites to free all of them. It is “the good ones” whom the liberal judges in our courts use as their mental litmus test for what black criminals are capable of, if only they were given another chance. It is the “good ones” who are paraded about on tv as the most macho of men, virile, strong, exotic, and just what the white girl needs *wink wink*. It is the “good ones” who are promoted ahead of their betters, due to the fact that they can wake up in the morning on a semi regular basis, and show up to work, competence at the actual job? Not necessary!

            I don’t doubt that she is one of the “good ones” but being a good one should mean absolutely NOTHING to anyone who is racially aware. Civility and acknowledgement of good service are nothing to be ashamed of, on the odd occasion when a black server appears after i’ve been seated somewhere, and he or she does an exemplary job of waiting on my table, I will tip him accordingly.

            What I will not do is engage in friendly chatter, I will not come here and announce to Amren that i had a wonderful black wait on me the other evening, his hair and nails were finely groomed, and he had just the faintest fresh scent of fine cologne about him.

            It’s not you with whom I take offense, as you’re not by any means the only one who touts “the good ones”. It’s the fact that so many people claim to be “racially aware” and tet they clearly are not, they have clearly not looked at thousands upon thousands of white victims of these scum, they have clearly not come to the realization that EVERY single one of them is a potentially dangerous enemy. As i’ve seen mentioned before, the proper analogy is a shark, or a snake, or perhaps a scorpion, or a brown recluse. Would you, upon meeting one of the above listed creatures, give it a pat on the head, be charmed by how fresh and clean the cobra has kept itself, how shiny the scales are, and then later tell your coworkers, friends, amrenners about how there’s this delightful snake that you met today, and because it didnt bite you this time, it must be “one of the good ones”.

            The tl;dr for all that is that youre letting your guard down, friend, and that angers me because one day one of “the good ones” that you stop to help on the side of the road, or who asks you for directions, will end up making you, or those precious to you, one of “the dead ones”. Because one night when you show up for a late bite to eat she may stall you in the parking lot while their “boo” crushes your skull from behind.

            They do not think like us, they are not us, and letting yourself think that they are, even a few of them, is a potentially deadly mistake. And we’re few enough as it is…

          • TCA

            Excellent points.

        • Cid Campeador

          Lot’s of young Irish men and women are well represented in many of the restaurants along the Jersey Shore from Cape May County north to Monmouth County.
          A magazine article interviewed lots of owners who always hired kids from Ireland for summer jobs because they were polite and diligent. One of the recommendations came from patrons who loved their “lilting accents”.

          • Blackfish

            We get lots of them at the beach clubs in the New York area. Nice kids who really hustle.

            Amazingly enough when I visited Ireland several years ago – during the Celtic Tiger Era – getting served in a restaurant was like pulling teeth. As in decades past, the ones who have some ambition emigrate.

        • Blackfish

          There are 4 lanes at my office cafeteria, all staffed by women: an Indian, two Hispanics (Puerto Rican, I think) and a Jamaican. The Indian is most efficient, the two Hispanics are the more friendly. I avoid the Jamaican like the plague- slow as molasses and terrible at making change.

    • Race Heretic

      Haha, the last time I went to Chipotle, it was in the Midwest, and the man who served me was the lone black employee. He spoke perfect standard English (and some Spanish), he was polite, diligent, and attentive.

      My experience with blacks is unlike most people’s here because I almost exclusively interact with the talented tenth, though.

      • Speedy Steve

        You need to visit Detroit, St Louis, Atlanta, and Baltimore so you can see first-hand what the destructive 90% hath wrought.

        • thomasdosborneii

          It’s terrible what you are saying (the destruction you are referring to), I used to love all those cities (several decades ago).

        • Race Heretic

          I’ve lived in Baltimore. I never had a bad experience but some of my friends sure did. I’ve been lucky to avoid trouble thankfully.

      • MBlanc46

        I’d appreciate it if you could teach me that “interact only with the Talented Tenth” trick.

        • Spikeygrrl

          Oh, that’s easy! Just choose a career where brilliance is REQUIRED. Every day you will meet other brilliant people who will knock all your racial and cultural assumptions head over heels.

          This path does require, however, that YOU be brilliant too, and hold advanced degrees yourself — either in STEM fields or in non-STEM areas which support STEMers.

          I’d be glad to take up specific career tracks backstream, but I have yet to discover how people can exchange personal email addies via Disqus without publishing them where “‘god’ and everybody” can see them and use them to harrass us. 🙁

          • MBlanc46

            I’m too modest to call myself brilliant (in public, anyway). [Blush.] I work in scholarly publishing where the Negroes that I encounter are doubtless Talented Tenth. They’re clever enough to ape what the average white folks do and affirmative action gets them tenure. It’s the Negroes that I encounter at the Target or walking down 55th Street that concern me.

          • Spikeygrrl

            I agree completely.

            Your career sounds not too different from mine [former]. I created and implemented b2b marketing campaigns for scientific, industrial, medical/pharmaceutical, and R&D products and services. Knowing that my own inborn skills were NOT suitable for success in the STEM fields, I devoted my professional life to helping STEMers and their enterprises achieve economic success.

            If you can’t really join ’em, HELP ’em!

      • Spikeygrrl

        You and me both. It is cognitively PAINFUL to have wonderful interactions with the Talented Tenth, because that does not change the FACT that they are evolutionary outliers. No matter how many PhD, MD, and other brilliant Negroes one knows, they are statistically inconsequential.

        I can’t even imagine how painful it must be to BE one of the Talented Tenth, waking up every morning knowing that you will be judged on the basis of your amoral, cognitively incapable black “peers.” To keep striving for excellence DESPITE that automatic devaluation takes a degree of backbone I’m not sure that I (or anyone else here) possess.

        • Race Heretic

          Another thing that is terribly unfortunate is that the really severe problems of the black community only lie within the bottom three deciles. Now, negroes and their children fall below the 30% percentile because of random chance and are raised back above it because of regression to the mean.

          We actually have a size able population of blacks, another 30%, the best of whom compose the talented tenth, who actually are capable of living very stable, orderly, crime free lives with their children. In fact, I’d say the top three deciles of blacks are roughly comparable to the bottom three deciles of whites in criminality and intelligence. Sadly, regression to the mean pulls down many of their children as it brings up the children of the worst.

          Anyways, my point is that while the talented tenth is quite exceptional, there is a large population of negroes who don’t cause much trouble in our society except in their essentially unwavering support of the bottom three deciles.

        • Race Heretic

          In addition to the talented tenth, there’s a relatively normal by white standards talented top three deciles, roughly comparable in intelligence, ability, and criminality to the bottom half of whites, I’d say. They also are really given a bad name by the especially horrific bottom three deciles of the black population.

  • dd121

    Of course the most obvious question, and the first that should be asked is: why should the government have any say in who a private company hires and fires. The government doesn’t take a risk with their capital or will suffer if the enterprise fails.

    • Alexandra1973

      You can’t have communism if you can’t dictate who can do what on their property.

    • thomasdosborneii

      dd121–That IS the “60 billion dollar question” that nobody either dares to ask, or the brainwashing has been so thorough that nobody thinks to ask. But now the various levels of government control EVERYTHING private companies do.

      There is a movie that I liked a lot, called “The Lost City”, about Havana and what happened during the communist revolution in Cuba and the losses suffered by the middle class (when they had to escape to Miami and leave behind all their wealth). There’s a scene in the main character’s nightclub that he is still trying to hold together after the revolution, when this communist apparatchik comes running in screaming at him about how illegal it is that his band has a saxophone (or maybe some other instrument, I forget), threatening that his nightclub can be closed and he can be arrested because that is strictly forbidden, the saxophone is a “bourgeois” instrument. It’s funny how a tiny little detail like that in a movie can tell a whole story, but somehow that screaming, newly-empowered communist woman, controlling what instruments his band could play in Cuba really underscored the whole nightmare. So now that I see practically that same thing happening here, I really realize what our situation actually is.

      That is, really, a form of socialism (I forget the name of it, though, “fabian”, maybe?) in which the government does not take on the risks of ownership, but nevertheless takes total control of your enterprise.

      • dd121

        It seems the instinct of government is to acquire more control over your life. Both parties do it.

  • Hubbub

    Black people are lazy, as a rule. Why work when your needs and wants are supplied by others more industrious? Live off the fat of other people’s land; steal, rob, plunder, rape and mayhem and live without want; From others according to their abilities, to me according to my need and desires; the check is in the mail from good ol’ Uncle Sam. Now, where’s my SmartPhone GSXXX? Finger-lickin’ good KFC.

    • baldridge999

      When I lived in Florida there was a supermarket in a black area of town that had all white employees. I asked the manager why they didn’t hire blacks. She said: “We tried, but they robbed the place blind.”

  • TomIron361

    I worked on that building years ago at 34th St. and 8th Ave.
    ______________________________________________
    As far as the quote, “We weren’t even given a chance.” they still don’t get it. They already had their chance and they loused it up.
    _______________________________________________
    I went to a Pet Smart when it opened up about 4 years ago. They tried like crazy to staff it with blacks. Now it’s all White staffed.

    • bilderbuster

      Most pets don’t like Blacks.

      • John Smith

        My dog barks and jumps at the screen when he sees monkeys and blacks on TV. Fortunately for him, if he sees any around here in real life, we’ve all got problems.

      • Spikeygrrl

        SO TRUE! I have owned purebred German Shepherd Dogs for much of my life, and have from time to time bred them for working applications (e.g., disabled assistance, search & rescue, law enforcement). As a breed, GSDs do NOT like Negroes, and make no secret of it.

        ONE shining exception: As a business co-owner, I hired as my firm’s first Design Director an enormously talented young black man. He earned his MFA at a prestigious institution, was engaged to a White girl who was pursuing her law degree at an Ivy, and as the son of wealthy West Indian legally naturalized U.S. citizens his speech, behavior, and demeanor were WAY above everyone else I interviewed for the position. I hired him in a heartbeat…but then remembered “too late” that he’d be sharing open-plan office space with our “Security Director” — the intact male GSD who frequently accompanied me to the office and DID NOT like Negroes: ANXIETY FIT!

        I needn’t have worried. GSD Einstein and Design Director Vince hit it off right from the jump.

        How do GSDS (and, I’d presume, other highly intelligent breeds) just KNOW who’s a good’un and who’s a bad’un? …and wouldn’t it be nice if Humans could make that sort of snap decision AND BE RIGHT EVERY TIME like smart dogs are?!

        • bilderbuster

          It seems to me that sometimes dogs adopt some of the personality traits (in their own way of course) as their owners.

          • Spikeygrrl

            How I wish it was that simple. I tend to give individuals the benefit of the doubt unless/until they prove me wrong. I JUST HATE IT that MOST Negroes keep proving me wrong, time after time after time.

            Nevertheless it is what it is. No matter how much I wish the the MAJORITY of other races shared our cognitive abilities and moral sense, THEY DON’T.

            This is why I support separatism: Negroes, Latinos, American aboriginals, stand or fall on your own! And IF, somewhere down the road, you EARN the right to approach Whites as equals, only then will I break out the confetti and party hats.

  • NoMosqueHere

    The plaintiffs lawyers will need to show that the employer discriminated against blacks by hiring browns. It’s crazy, but the restaurant managers’ deposition testimony may be pivotal here, and it may not be good for the employer if some of the managers’ statements have been accurately reported. It’s just the law business.

    **************************************

    And dissatisfaction with black workers explains why business groups, particularly the restaurant and hotel industries, lobby so hard for amnesty and liberal immigration from central america.

    • Oil Can Harry

      Unfortunately many of the Hispanic invaders are also black.

      • Samuel Hathaway

        That is probably true… I was sickened toward the end of watching “La Gata” my Telenovela on Univision, when a mulatto black was cast to be the boyfriend/husband of a really cute, white Hispanic girl,. In the story, she dies while giving birth…. the baby, of course, turned out to be black. What a sorry,sorry casting decision.

        • Cindy

          I’ve noticed in a lot of movies lately they’re casting a white male lead with a black female lead. I find this so strange.
          You very rarely see this in real life.
          Who are they trying to appeal to?
          The lack of chemistry between the couple is so obvious that it ruins the movie.

          • jim

            I would imagine its because we don’t see it very often….they have to make sure to push it on young White guys to make sure they, too, try a little race mixing…

          • Speedy Steve

            Who are they trying to appeal to?

            What do you mean “they?” Katzenberg, Ratzenburg, Spielberg, etc?

        • I like one thing about those movies; it’s great to read about them tanking at the box office.

        • Cid Campeador

          I’ve noticed the almost subliminal pairing of White women with Black males. It’s getting more common in car commercials. They’re very fleeting and missed if one is not paying complete attention.
          Cruise Companies are also peddling B/W mixing; again in very fast flashes.
          And it’s always a Black male and White female.
          We could stop this with our wallets.

          • Speedy Steve

            HGTV panders in that disgusting manner, too.

          • Susannah

            I’ve noticed this a lot over the past few years. The relentless pairing of black males and White females, both as the focal point of commercials and also as background extras. Truly obvious and disgusting agenda.

          • MBlanc46

            And, sometimes, not extras, but recurring characters.

          • John Smith

            Cheerios too.

          • TCA

            I’ve noticed that too. And not just car commercials.They’re raising the temperature a little at a time. “They” being the Jews.

    • Usually Much Calmer

      Excellent point.

    • TCA

      Yeah. Surrender your country so you can make a buck. Kosher conservatives.

  • libertarian1234

    “Waitress: Management thought “black people were lazy.”

    Don’t forget “stupid” in order to be accurate.

    • IstvanIN

      Can we say “slow”, just to be nice?

      • libertarian1234

        Being nice only dug our hole deeper, guy.

        It’s time to tell it like it is.

      • bilderbuster

        No because saying someone is a little slow upstairs implies that eventually they may “get it”.
        Blacks will never “get it”.

        • John Smith

          That or not, it’s usually their ‘tude that makes them impossible to deal with. You could probably get retards to do fast food successfully otherwise.

          • When I was morning manager at a Subway, we had a disher with Down’s Syndrome. She was a good worker, so yes, retards are preferable to blacks.

          • thomasdosborneii

            Michael Christopher Scott, there was a time when I didn’t own a car, so I rode the bus, and in the city I lived in, during one of the times I regularly would take it, the bus had a stop at a school that was all Down’s Syndrome kids. They would be streaming onto the bus after school and finding seats and they were the sweetest, happiest-acting, kindest group of people I have ever had the privilege of being with. I have no doubts that they could successfully work in a fast food restaurant (not as managers) and I would expect that they would always be enthusiastic, thoughtful, and careful. They would treat the job very seriously and would love the customers who came in, and, it is hoped, the customers would love them back. Imagine the news story like this one, except instead of Hispanics, the restaurant had hired all Down’s people as replacements!

          • The management and owner(s) would be immune from lawsuits; that’s for sure.

          • Susannah

            Those with Down’s Syndrome usually have good dispositions, too, so they come out ahead all around.

          • bilderbuster

            My friend’s older sister worked the register at Burger King when the picture keypads on the registers first started being used (picture of a cup for a drink, picture of fries for fries…)
            Even then everyone knew that the fast food places had to dumb down the registers to retard level so Blacks could use them.

          • John Smith

            Remember the mulatto comedian Sinbad? He had a routine that mentioned the pictograms found on fast food registers.

          • bilderbuster

            Sinbad? LOL! I’d forgotten all about that big fat jerk from the 90’s.

          • John Smith

            Shows how long this crap has been going on.

          • Alden

            It’s basically the attitude. They are hateful, surly and argumentative. They also spend their workday blathering . They get all absorbed in babbling and forget about their work whatever it is.

      • Samuel Hathaway

        My preference is for white wait staff…however, there are times when black wait staff does give exemplary service and make a good effort to do their job.

        • In order to discover whether or not they’re “a good one” they need to be given a chance.

          They’ve had more than enough of those, they deserve no more. Half measures and altruism have gotten us nowhere, they are not us, they are not the same, and whites who continue to live under the illusion that they are, are whites who lead us to our eventual destruction.

          Do you think sharpton, after spitting in your food, would act like a typical obnoxious black, giving you attitude and poor service? Or would he set your plate down with a huge smile and a “I sure hopes you enjoys dem mashed potatoes, suh!”? They answer is obvious.

          I apologize for being abrasive, but comments such as yours about “the good ones” are like bile in the mouth, utterly vile. Until those of us who are too soft to realize that “they” as a whole, are an enemy, and harden their hearts with resolve and truth, we will continue on our downwards spiral.

          • Samuel Hathaway

            You can be as abrasive as you want… I get your point. I appreciate competence and efficiency from whomever… it does not mean I want to date the black waitress and if she made a snide comment about whites, I’d certainly make my feelings about her comments known.

          • thomasdosborneii

            Well, you’re right, there are many, many, many good people like that, it isn’t really a rare occurrence. In fact, I would be hard-pressed to pin this good or bad or any one race. We’ve all certainly had horrible white waitresses and waiters, too.

            I remember this past summer, I was eating in a restaurant at the Miami airport and had one of the most friendly and welcoming waitresses ever. She clearly was black, but in having a good conversation with her, it ended up she was from Haiti. Now, Haiti is probably about the last place on Earth I would want to visit (although I have seen a surprising travelogue that shows a beautiful side I never would have imagined), and I am sure she is busting with happiness that she lives and works in Miami and is not back in Haiti, but she sure raved about how wonderful it would be for me to go there (since she had learned from me how much I had enjoyed the Bahamas). And who knows, maybe she is right.

            I would say that there was nothing wrong with this woman at all, she was wonderful. But what I hate is how when there are bad ones, and I can honestly imagine that that restaurant that did not rehire most of their staff had a situation in which the badness had spread like wildfire, that when they lose their jobs, they band together and present a class action suit demanding millions of dollars. They harm good businesses and, not only that, harm good people like the waitress I had at the Miami airport. That they have the mind to sue and cause all this trouble for businesses is enough to prevent businesses from being ABLE able to discriminate, not by race, but discriminate by expected quality of worker. If a whole race gets besmirched by people’s continual bad experiences with them, those who are good just don’t have the chance that the bad ones keep demanding and then wrecking.

        • RaymondWalnuts

          I remember “that one time”, sad it only happened once…

          • Cid Campeador

            I still haven’t experienced this. I keep investigating. My regards to your cousin Pauly.

        • IstvanIN

          I have had excellent black waiters and waitresses. No doubt a surly black wouldn’t last too long or would even want to be a waiter at all.

        • Blackfish

          It happens. There are intelligent, motivated blacks – just a lot fewer as a percentage than other races.

          Unfortunately people see a Colon Powell or Barack Obama (both mulattoes btw) and think all blacks are capable of succeeding in modern American society. By that logic, all Canadians should be as good as Wayne Gretzky!

    • Speedy Steve

      It’s not simply lazy. Blacks make personal calls when they should be working, then they get uppity when told to get back to work. Maybe Central Americans are indeed capable of putting in 8 honest hours, now that the bar has been lowered to accommodate the slovenly African.

  • Why does a restaurant shut down only to reopen a block away unless there is a serious problem?

    • John Smith

      BINGO!

    • Sisu

      As they say in real-estate , location, location, location. That and the opportunity to off load a bunch a lazy blacks works.

      • It is possible to move a restaurant without the added burden of management having to train a completely new staff, so someone appears to have been quite dissatisfied with those employees.

  • InAFreeCountry

    It will probably be cheaper to pay them off, they will make that money up by not being the ghetto store. But then again, screw a bunch of giving them another handout.

  • libertarian1234

    Unfortunately for the community organizer’s people this is only one of a plethora of businesses who have been switching to Hispanic workers, because they ARE better workers, they’re more reliable and they want jobs. They don’t whine and complain constantly either about everything and scream racism if they’re not treated as prima donnas.

    I detest flooding the country with them or any other non-whites, but if there is an up side to all of it it is the fact that the actions of this arrogant self-appointed dictator is in the process of creating a calamity for blacks. I’m pretty sure of it, and I suspect that replacing blacks just might be the reason the Chamber and so many business people want immigrant labor……besides the fact that they can get them at a cheaper hourly rate.

    Black inability to reason in coherent, real-life terms is so nonsensical it’s really difficult to know what he thinks the result of his actions is going to be.

    It could very well be that he’s so out-of-touch he truly sees blacks as the next flood of engineers, computer geeks, doctors and such, because I know for a fact, from his own words, he thinks blacks are not in those positions now, because of racism.

    • Race Heretic

      If the US in 1960 had been 90% white and 10% Hispanic (mixed Latin, indio, and mestizo as the population is now), well, the Civil Rights act and all the other Great Society nonsense never would have happened. Honestly I could see that population almost wholly integrating over time (as long as they weren’t being constantly replenished).

      Immigration is not in the best interests of blacks, but I guess that is the price they pay for their welfare programs.

      • MBlanc46

        Welfare programs and Lefty dogma.

    • MBlanc46

      A calamity for blacks, perhaps. But a calamity for whites, too.

    • Alden

      I have always thought the 1864 civil rights act was followed a year later by the immigration act. Then the 1968 affirmative action act was followed by Nixon ‘s creating the Hispanic race by executive decree in 1970. The business community was willing to put up with blacks for a few decades because the end result would be total replacement of blacks with docile and cheap illegals.

  • Lee_CPA

    Given the difficulty of finding GOOD employees, the restaurant would rehire those employees in a heartbeat if they, I don’t know, ACTUALLY WORKED.
    .

  • A Freespeechzone

    As unskilled Hispanic’s become the majority, negroes will experience this more often.

    • And President Oogabooga wants to flood the US with greaseritos. He doesn’t care anything at all about blacks’ ability to find work; he simply hates whites.

      • John Smith

        Still, they have it all over negroes when it comes to actually working and I have no more issues understanding them than I have with some surly congoid who would rather be home getting welfare.

      • LIBERTYSINCURSION

        DING! – Once again Mr. Scott, you’ve hit the nail directly on it’s freakishly big eared, purple gummed head. Barry Barrack Hussein Obama Soetorro’s often demonstrated hatred for White people. Consistently out ways, and overrides, his often demonstrated love for black people.

        Well, you know what they say. “You can’t make a kill Whitey omelet without cracking a few velcro headed eggs”. < They ugh, they do say that, right? )

      • baldridge999

        You’re right, Obama doesn’t give a damn about black people. White genocide is the goal.

    • MBlanc46

      They will rue the day they voted for Obama and his amnesty mania.

    • bv

      Good! As long as whites are being destroyed I want blacks to be miserable.

  • MBlanc46

    Kudos to the one black employee who was worthy of rehire.

    • MBlanc46

      Sorry, wrong place.

    • bv

      Must be an African. He hasn’t been polluted by their American cousins.

  • bilderbuster

    A hundred bucks says that it was the customers who gave it the name “The Black Friday’s”.

  • John Smith

    They should’ve moved it further or waited six months to re-open so they could be rid of their deadweight. Seldom do white or other non-negroid races of customers want to have to deal with negroes serving them or taking their order, as they usually A) can’t speak intelligible English and B) have bad attitudes. They also usually ignore you if there are negro “customers” present, even if they aren’t buying anything.

    • bv

      Money talks and if you don’t serve the customers, too bad for you. I’d hire People from Japan because they know how to please the customer and work extremely well. I’ve been serviced in Japan on quite a few occasions and nothing compares to it.

      • My summer on loan to a Japanese chemical company was one of the happiest times in my life. No graffiti, no beggars, no blacks. I was once asked about my hobbies, however. When I hesitated, our boss explained that I collected old military firearms and made ammunition for them.

        It was good returning home, as I love Colorado, but I missed Japan. I always took the on-loan engineers shooting after that. They were very easy to teach to shoot well. I made them very safety conscious by blowing up a head-sized rock at 100 or 200 yards as part of my instruction demo. One of them was particularly good, but I haven’t seen him in about 20 years. We took his wife shooting a few times, too.

        There were a few I never took shooting. One cheated on his wife and always cracked wise about how stupid and ugly she was. When I met the poor lady, she was quite pretty and spoke perfect English. I never trusted him before then, and I certainly didn’t after meeting his wife. Another griped in the break room about how “All the guns should be rounded up.” The only way he was going to go shooting with me was if he brought a shovel. He was a 31 year-old virgin, so I suspect he was just angry at the whole world.

        That was exactly two who offended my “delicate” sensibilities. Overall, I like them.

      • Spikeygrrl

        “I’ve been serviced in Japan on quite a few occasions…”

        You might want to rethink that wording. 😉

        • bv

          They (Japanese) do it better than anyone else. Colombians do the other servicing better than anyone else.

          • Spikeygrrl

            You missed my point completely. Nevermind.

          • bv

            Do explain dear.

          • Spikeygrrl

            Do you really want to advertise that you have to (or prefer to) pay for it?

            Dig your own social grave, DEAR, it’s no skin off my nose.

  • blah1130am

    How long was it closed that they hadn’t gotten new jobs by then?

    • RaymondWalnuts

      1 week or eternity

  • bv

    The reason they’d be replaced is because they’re lazy and don’t pull their weight. Businesses want cheap labor that gets the job done, concerning blacks that isn’t going to happen.

  • RaymondWalnuts

    Thank God It’s Black Friday closed, reopened and got some real help….

  • Light from the East

    At least in this case, Hispanics are proved more productive than blacks.

  • Light from the East

    Teach Hispanics to hate blacks and teach blacks to hate Hispanics. Wait for the conflicts. What do you guys think?

    • They already hate each other.

      • Light from the East

        We need to control the media.

        Fact: Blacks and Hispanics are both politically left, and blacks are more sinister (Latin meaning: left).

        Strategy: Cooperate with the minor enemy. Fight against the major enemy. Finally, dismiss the minor enemy.

        We don’t need to control Fox news and other conservative media since those people don’t watch them at all. We need to control liberal media like New York Slimes, MSNBC, etc. You pretend you have compassion for them but imply the “malicious intention” of the other racial group (not even the things proven by evidence), just like the technique Jews brainwash some white people.

        1. First incite the emotion of blacks since they are easier to provoked and be sure to make the incident more sensational than Ferguson.

        2. Let the whole riot continue to let Hispanics feel “insecure” as they being labeled “racist toward blacks” and under the threat of violent black thugs.

        3. Secretly help conservative Hispanics (minority, but enough) to promote ideas like “back to Mexico” something, especially in Spanish, and provide them weapons to let them self-defense.

        4. Don’t go to dangerous area meanwhile show up in media talking about the “injustice” black people are faced to trigger more blacks to attack Hispanics but we provided resources to Hispanic conservatives, Hispanic people feel “secure” under their leadership, starting to change their political view.

        5. Finally, Hispanic people successfully defend themselves but being labeled “hatred toward blacks” so white liberal elites are hard to find reasons to help them.

        6. We appear generously to help them to go back to their safe homeland.

        The whole plan is not easy to achieve since we don’t have enough resources. However, one day, if we have favorable conditions, this is a plan worth a try.

  • Wilkins Micawber

    “It was their opinion that black people were lazy” If the shoe fits…..

  • Light from the East

    Genetics tell us black people have a significant genetic difference between any other racial group. No wonder non-black people look down on them.

  • NothingMan00

    TNB Fridays

    • Harry

      ♫ “Punch in the timer, I’m late again. Sneak in the backway…livin it up, livin it up, oh yeah (Friday night)..”
      Bell & James – Livin’ It Up (Friday Night) (1979)

  • Race Heretic

    Ah sweet Schadenfreude, This is what happens when you ally politically with a party of elites who are willing to import hordes of low wage workers with slightly higher IQ’s and slightly lower criminality than you.

    Your welfare programs are costing you far, far more dearly than you know.

  • realgone222

    I generally give the benefit of the doubt in public to individuals in service jobs, but I have to say that my experience with black service employees has been quite poor. Once in a while there is a decent black waiter but that is not the norm. I’ve gotten to the point that I refuse haircuts from black hairdressers and will avoid at all costs low level black “salesmen” at electronic stores, furniture stores etc. And forget about black Car salesmen! You won’t get the car you ordered, there will be some mixup. I think the two main factors in my dissatisfaction with black employees is 1) incompetence and 2) General poor attitude. My pet peeve is #2 because I get the sense that for many blacks being in a service job is an ego test and they therefore do the barest minimum.

    • John Smith

      I had a really nasty black car salesman once at a SAAB dealership in Alabama. I’m glad that SAAB folded just because he lost his job.

  • Speedy Steve

    “It was their opinion that black people were lazy,” charged plaintiff Lisa Baker …

    Well, if the backwards baseball cap fits, wear it.

  • Harry

    “”It was their opinion that black people were lazy,” charged plaintiff Lisa Baker …”
    ____________
    If only it were that and nothing else. For a non black customer, at a minimum it is going to be an uncomfortable dining experience. Personally, I would also be uneasy about the food preparation. These people do not like people outside of their race. They have shown this time and time again. Little Richard openly bragged about spitting in the food of white people when he was a cook. It is on film, I watched the interview years ago on TV. Take that and multiply it by 1,000,000 over the decades.

    • wretchedwhiterabbit

      This is why we very seldom dine out. And, when we do it is at reputable restaurants where the owner takes an interest in the clientele and employees.

  • HE2

    Understand a restaurant business not wishing to rehire negroes. No problem. Why not hire Whites?
    The problem with mestizos is hygiene. They do NOT wash their hands, nor do they understand the basics of hygiene and food handling.
    Unless TGIF is conducting pre-employment screening for parasites common in Latin America and communicable diseases such as Hepatitis, they are taking a risk.
    An Iowa meat packing plant was shut down because so many of their mestizo employees tested positive for Hepatitis C.

  • DiversityIsDeath

    ‘“It was their opinion that black people were lazy,” charged plaintiff
    Lisa Baker, 48, a waitress who says her old manager told her that her
    job serving guests was unavailable at the new location. “We weren’t even
    given a chance.”’ [QUOTE]

    This negro Lisa Baker is flat out lying when she claims that “we weren’t even given a chance.” The black employees HAD their chance, and the so-called evil racist managers chose not to rehire them because they were lazy, and to replace them instead.

  • MBlanc46

    The one nearest to me is overwhelmingly white.

  • MBlanc46

    Black “leaders” support immigration. I presume they’ve been given their orders by their Dem handlers. I’d be surprised if your average ‘hood rat did.

  • LHathaway

    So, you travel around the country and visit restaurants. If the manager is black, most of the staff will be black. If the manager is Hispanic, most of the staff will be Hispanic, if the manager is Asian, most of the staff will be Asian, but if the manger is white, there will be a fair mix of races. This isn’t always true, but it’s true more often than not. They’ve found the problem, though, evil Whites discriminating somewhere.

  • Blackfish

    So true. I hate having to deal with a negro cashier at lunchtime. I’m always in a hurry and cannot tolerate a cashier who cannot make change. The Cosi near Grand Central Terminal is notorious in my experience!

  • Blackfish

    I’ve heard discussion of this sort of discrimination among blacks as well. There was a story of a black fraternity that had the Grocery Bag Test (back in the paper bag era) for their parties . The prospective guest’s skin had to be lighter than the hue of the grocery bag in order to gain admission.

    I think American blacks really do prize lighter skin. Look at the women that famous black athletes marry. In recent days, the news reports have shown the wives of Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson as they entered the courtroom. Both were very light skinned blacks. Michael Jordan recently married a Hispanic model.

  • Mark Hillyard

    If my experience at the Army doc’s office in Nuremberg and Zirdorf, Germany was a clue I’d say that is true. The “work” was not much to begin with, just boring as we’d have to stay in the motor pool for several hours a day checking out our guns, that’s the M109 which is seen most often as self propelled artillery.