A worker at a Texas fast-food restaurant was fired after she refused to serve two police officers, the company said Saturday. In a lengthy post on the Denison Police Department´s Facebook page, Chief Jay Burch alleged the officers were cursed at by the employee and that the restaurant manager’s only response was “I don’t get into politics.” “If a business does not want police officers as customers, just let us know,” Burch wrote. “There’s no need to curse us and make a scene, just let us know you don’t want us there and we’ll go somewhere else.” He added, "Now going
Comments: Another SJW who can´t even handle a ´want Fries with that?´ job. I´m glad they were fired.
She believed her lying BLM boyfriend about being beat up by cops and loses her job which she didn´t deserve anyway. Life is tough when you´re stupid. Whataburger should offer free meals to uniformed cops for a month at least.
She obviously has a masters degree in stupid. I have always wanted to have a donut shop called Cops Donuts. Any policeman or fireman that comes in will get a free coffee and donut. Open 24 hours a day. I suggest they create a new menu item called What A Cop Burger Deal and any cop that comes in gets a free cheeseburger fries and drink.
This is gonna be a tough one. Native-born Texan here...ate at Whataburger yesterday. Pretty much a weekly ritual since I can remember. Dove hunt mornings always have started out with a stop at Whataburger for breakfast... Whataburger and fries at daybreak is a spiritual awakening.
Keeping my powder dry until the story is fleshed out and vetted. Sure doesn´t sound like anything Whataburger or their franchise owners would tolerate. If this did happen as reported, I wager Whataburger will make it right. Still, makes me shudder to think about what some people think of our cops.
Employees, at work, cannot say what ever they feel like saying. Protest on your own time. I am glad you idiots were fired. Sounds like the Police acted like people with a brain, unlike you. You´re lucky they didn´t look up your rap sheet.
#1, sorry but I am in West Texas. It happens. We have had several of these stories here. My family in tiny towns near Victoria and Corpus Christi area — same there. Like many other businesses though, Whataburger fired the employee. I feel like sending the store a Thank You card.
It apparently did happen as reported and the now-fired server said why she had done that. Her boyfriend was “beaten up” by racist cops” during an arrest. The police checked her statement and found it to be untrue. The record of the arrest said it was standard operating procedure. No one was beaten up.
So I’ll take the word of these police, accept their verification of what happened to her boyfriend, and agree with her firing. One time when I don’t believe I need to leave my mind open. (And for what?)
Whataburger is responding properly. They are as aghast at this as any normal law abiding citizen. their personal apology and dismissal of the employee involved is very professional. The manager of the restaurant is also likely being schooled on his slovenly reaction. Instant, immediate and no questions asked dismissal of any employee reacting this way toward police or any customer is the only appropriate response.
Had I been there, this would be on video (every where I go I have a personal body cam continuously recording) and I would have quickly stood up and vociferously discussed support for the officers.
#14, don´t need lecture, read the article. Manager´s only response was "“I don’t get into politics.” Manager did not make employee do the job -- so manager is as guilty are employee. Yes another employee served them, but again, it doesn´t say the manager had another employee serve them. So, I stand by my original post.
If she had been white, name and picture would have been included, as we all know. But if the manager hired her and then defended this behavior, he needs to be fired too. These people are brain dead insofar as rationale in a civil society goes.
Whataburger was smart to publicize that they took swift action. I still refuse to go to the Dairy Queen on Sherwood Forest in Baton Rouge after an employee was caught spitting in a police officer´s drink. Other employees did not report that one - the officer noticed it upon inspection. I know that other employees had to know about it and they probably still work there.
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