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Funny crowd here!
Making fun is something but making statements like that in an official meeting is something else. I am not a lawyer but I'd actually think and hope such remarks could cost him his job.
If you lined up a thousand people and asked them in private whether they had any stereotypes they would attach to particular nationalities, how many do you think would reply 'none, I think everyone everywhere in the whole world is the same, work ethic wise' ?
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Because I want him to learn to respect people and stop demotivating others.

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Superhero - what you want to do is put on an extra pair of aluminum underwear under your leotard and toughen the f**k up. Why go fight someone else's fight?

We can all make stupid comments, luckily you're not always there to police the environment and strive for purity in the workplace.
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Because I want him to learn to respect people and stop demotivating others.
You think he'll do that if you get him fired?
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Because I want him to learn to respect people and stop demotivating others.
Get out of business then and into peace activism.
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Enough said.

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Funny crowd here!
Making fun is something but making statements like that in an official meeting is something else. I am not a lawyer but I'd actually think and hope such remarks could cost him his job.

Not if he talks about Romanians
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Superhero - what you want to do is put on an extra pair of aluminum underwear under your leotard and toughen the f**k up. Why go fight someone else's fight?

We can all make stupid comments, luckily you're not always there to police the environment and strive for purity in the workplace.
I'm with Superhero on this. Instead of toughening up my non existing b@ll$, I would rather hit those of a racist. The world is full of people with over protected b@ll$ That are gone shrinking.

Good for you Superhero.
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Re: Is my boss a racist?

See, the problem with being a judgemental bastard is that one day, sooner or later, you'll come across someone who's an even bigger judgemental bastard. Then you'll be really sorry for having kicked up a stink about someone else's silly comments way back when.

It's pretty much covered in all the great books (unfashionable, I know, but some of us still enjoy looking at them). "Judge not" and all that - perhaps you know the rest of it? It's worth looking up if you don't.
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I'm with Superhero on this. Instead of toughening up my non existing b@ll$, I would rather hit those of a racist. The world is full of people with over protected b@ll$ That are gone shrinking.

Good for you Superhero.


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Because I want him to learn to respect people and stop demotivating others.
You're really demotivating me, shall I sue you?

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He'll certainly remember that and will never say such thing again.
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You think he'll do that if you get him fired?
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He'll certainly remember that and will never say such thing again.
Do we care?

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He'll certainly remember that and will never say such thing again.
Your understanding of the human spirit is poor. Are you of this planet? Do you require assistance to return home?
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Your understanding of the human spirit is poor. Are you of this planet? Do you require assistance to return home?
I gotta pocket full of kryptonite lying around.

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I'm with Superhero on this. Instead of toughening up my non existing b@ll$, I would rather hit those of a racist. The world is full of people with over protected b@ll$ That are gone shrinking.

Good for you Superhero.
Here's the thing. We're not defending Superhero's boss, the question was "Is he a racist?". Well, based on the rather limited and coded evidence, I'd say it's rather unlikely and sounds more like a flippant comment or a private conversation that our avid poster overheard.

So before you go and get dressed up like Mother Theresa, (which wouldn't be too fetching anyway), take a deep breath and save your self righteousness for something less trivial, like a major tsunami in a teacup.
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You are mistaking human sprit with being a racist judgmental prick.
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You are mistaking human sprit with being a racist judgmental prick.
I see your reading comprehension is as poor as your understanding of the human spirit.

Are you sure we can't help you return home? It must be very lonely for you to be so far away from the rest of your people.
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I see your reading comprehension is as poor as your understanding of the human spirit.

Are you sure we can't help you return home? It must be very lonely for you to be so far away from the rest of your people.
Obviously otherwise you wouldn't be commenting.
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Not as lonely as you as you are ambushing to attack with irrelevant nonsense.
I'm trying to help you, son. Drop it. Your boss is more powerful than you. You don't want to go around making enemies in a foreign country. If you go around judging other people for their foolish mistakes, sooner or later you will be judged in a like manner.

None of this is irrelevant. If you didn't want advice, why did you start this thread?

There's no helping some folk.
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Naturally I cannot reflect all his almost criminally behaviour here. I was merely trying to get an objective answer based on a single statement alas ...

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Here's the thing. We're not defending Superhero's boss, the question was "Is he a racist?". Well, based on the rather limited and coded evidence, I'd say it's rather unlikely and sounds more like a flippant comment or a private conversation that our avid poster overheard.

So before you go and get dressed up like Mother Theresa, (which wouldn't be too fetching anyway), take a deep breath and save your self righteousness for something less trivial, like a major tsunami in a teacup.
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