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    Coffee chain under federal investigation for discrimination

    Should a private company be able to choose who they hire?
    Or should the goverment have a say?



    Coffee chain under federal investigation for discrimination


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    When it comes down to it the business is a private entity and they should be able to hire whom ever they want. People are just looking for an excuse for a hand out or feel that they are entitled to any job they apply for. As was said in the video the coffee shop has a theme and if that is how they want to roll great you don't like it don't go there.

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    Bullshit. How is it any different than Hooters? Or a bikini car wash?
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    Oh good grief.
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    Quote Originally Posted by keith720 View Post
    Coffee is from the devil.
    That's why it is served hot.
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    I LOVE coffee, I LOVE women, I HATE the second guest on the video, I LIKE the 1st and 3rd.
    Oh and I hate liberals and might need a trip to Maryland for coffee.
    On a serious note- where does it stop? Are they going to go after Hooters? Oh wait, the did. What about The Tilted Kilt restaurant? Enough already...
    Not enough of the Kilt though google it
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    As I am against minimum wage laws, you should be able to tell how I feel about this issue.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lewisipso View Post
    That's why it is served hot.

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    Complete and udder bullshit. Get the Gov't the fuck out of this stuff.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Five-0 View Post
    As I am against minimum wage laws, you should be able to tell how I feel about this issue.
    Likewise. If the public feels a business is unfair about its hiring practice, then people can stop using their business.
    "If everyone is thinking alike, then someone isn't thinking." -Gen. George S. Patton

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rhino View Post
    Likewise. If the public feels a business is unfair about its hiring practice, then people can stop using their business.
    Wait a sec, people can think for themselves and exist in a world without the government to protect them? That's just crazy talk.
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    When a company uses public funds in any way shape or size, such as, Tax Breaks, or Rezoning so that the business can succeed, or Federal Grants, then the Government has an obligation and right to make sure that federal labor laws apply. After all, we all pay for that business to thrive. Now on the other hand, if it is free from all federal funding or local, state easments then, Hire who you feel, and the public can either patronize or watch it wither on the vine. I dont think there is one business in America that hasnt taken advantage of some form of favor at taxpayers expense.

    P.S. The govt always has a backdoor into every business in America. The almighty American Taxpayer Dollar.
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