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09:40am 30/04/2008
 
 
Jamison Huebsch
So my Co-workers call my name repeatedly for a few minutes (actually they start with the insulting nickname they came up with, and switched to my real name when I didn't answer), and then rushed over to ask me an apparently very important question.

They wanted to know if my last name Huebsch, was jewish or not. ...
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When I informed them that no, it's german, they rushed back off to their little break room to apparently discuss the pros & cons of my ancestry. They did not answer why they wanted to know this information, but considering their previous racial commentary in general (picture sterotypical kentucky hicks out a cartoon and you actually get close, sadly) it's probally not good.


*sigh* WTF?
i hate this place
 
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 heatherrae
 
05:20pm 30/04/2008 (UTC)
 
 
Heather: fucking kidding me
Where the hell do you work? And is management doing anything about these bozos?
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 james_wolf
 
08:07pm 30/04/2008 (UTC)
 
 
Jamison Huebsch
Managment IS these bozos. Like ~literally~.

I work for the University of Louisville (Kentucky), you know the people who voted in the Republican Senate Majority Leader - Mitch McConnell.

Although supposedly he's not ~quite~ as well liked anymore. His TV ads are about how much money he's swindled out of Congress to be spent on Kentucky. And no, I'm not joking, that's litterally his re-election platform ("I've gotten more money for Kentucky from the Government than anyone in history ... blah blah")

*sigh*
 
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 heatherrae
 
08:11pm 30/04/2008 (UTC)
 
 
Heather: Isn't that special?
Oh, how sad for them that they are accepting Federal Grant Money and thus are held to the same standards as any other Federally-funded university.

Which means if they start telling racist jokes (especially Anti-semetic jokes) or making the atmosphere hostile to work in, you can file a lawsuit AND get them in trouble with the US Department of Labor. :)
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 bladededge
 
09:05pm 30/04/2008 (UTC)
 
 
Katherine Ray King: Ass-kicking Seeming
I keep telling him that, and he keeps talking about how "the last person that did that got run off" etc.
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