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User currently offlineNWAdeicer From United States of America, joined Aug 2008, 187 posts, RR: 1
Posted (2 years 5 days 7 hours ago) and read 2582 times:

http://www.cnn.com/2012/12/22/us/iow...stible-worker/index.html?hpt=hp_t3

Are you kidding me? This guy gets a tingling feeling in his weinus, wifeypoo finds out and tells him to fire her?


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User currently offlineMortyman From Norway, joined Aug 2006, 4100 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (2 years 5 days 6 hours ago) and read 2531 times:

and after 10 years ...

User currently offlinefrancoflier From France, joined Oct 2001, 3849 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (2 years 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 2429 times:

Wait, is this from an episode of Mad Men?

The stupid coward was probably unable to get sexual favors out of her so he turned his wife against her...



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User currently offlineconnies4ever From Canada, joined Feb 2006, 4066 posts, RR: 13
Reply 3, posted (2 years 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 2368 times:

Quoting francoflier (Reply 2):
The stupid coward was probably unable to get sexual favors out of her so he turned his wife against her...

  Absolutely !

I am wondering if the woman in question can pursue this through federal courts on human rights principles.



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User currently offlineJakeOrion From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 1255 posts, RR: 3
Reply 4, posted (2 years 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 2348 times:

Very dangerous game Iowa is playing. If she can be terminated because she is "hot" then what is to prevent employers from firing ugly people now?

Do not agree with this ruling at all. At least we know who wears the pants in that home, what a weeny.



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User currently offlineAesma From Reunion, joined Nov 2009, 6963 posts, RR: 12
Reply 5, posted (2 years 5 days ago) and read 2310 times:

I thought you didn't need any reason to fire somebody in the US ?

Looks to me like she was fired normally and sued in return alleging that some rule had been broken, and the courts decided there was no protection for her, which doesn't seem that far fetched.



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User currently offlinecmf From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (2 years 5 days ago) and read 2302 times:

Right to work is the marketing name. It really should be called right to fire.

User currently offlineIMissPiedmont From United States of America, joined May 2001, 6346 posts, RR: 33
Reply 7, posted (2 years 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 2248 times:

"It's not fair". Welcome to life. The dentist is an idiot but so what, that is legal also.


Damn, this website is getting worse daily.
User currently onlinejetblueguy22 From United States of America, joined Nov 2007, 2850 posts, RR: 4
Reply 8, posted (2 years 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 2236 times:
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Although it isn't right how she was fired, why would she want to work for someone like that anyways? I'd be more than happy to leave and work for someone who appreciates my skill and could keep it in their pants! Though I feel like this was an affair gone wrong...
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User currently offlinevikkyvik From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 10353 posts, RR: 26
Reply 9, posted (2 years 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 2205 times:

Seems to me that she should have sued for sexual harrassment for the comments he made instead ("if you see my pants bulging" etc.). Probably would have been a stronger case.


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User currently offlineLMP737 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (2 years 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2146 times:

Quoting vikkyvik (Reply 9):
Seems to me that she should have sued for sexual harrassment for the comments he made instead ("if you see my pants bulging" etc.). Probably would have been a stronger case.


That's what I was thinking.

Quoting cmf (Reply 6):
Right to work is the marketing name. It really should be called right to fire.


The same thing could have happened to her in a state that does not have right to work laws.

Quoting jetblueguy22 (Reply 8):
Although it isn't right how she was fired, why would she want to work for someone like that anyways?


I'm wondering how many patients of his will decide to go elsewhere over this episode?


User currently offlineAaron747 From Japan, joined Aug 2003, 8299 posts, RR: 26
Reply 11, posted (2 years 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2137 times:

Wives are expendable. What a jerk - these two must be the gruesome twosome. Definitely think this employee should have filed a sexual harassment claim instead.


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User currently offlinesteeler83 From United States of America, joined Feb 2006, 9272 posts, RR: 21
Reply 12, posted (2 years 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 2079 times:

Quoting JakeOrion (Reply 4):
Very dangerous game Iowa is playing. If she can be terminated because she is "hot" then what is to prevent employers from firing ugly people now?

Do not agree with this ruling at all. At least we know who wears the pants in that home, what a weeny.

My sentiments exactly. So she has a good body. If she's a good employee, then why does it matter what she looks like? That boss is a putz, and his wife is an insecure not-too-trusting pain in the @$$...



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User currently onlineRevelation From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 12976 posts, RR: 25
Reply 13, posted (2 years 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 2033 times:

I hope the Lamborghini got out of the garage from time to time..


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User currently offlineDarksnowynight From United States of America, joined Jan 2012, 1413 posts, RR: 3
Reply 14, posted (2 years 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 1973 times:

Quoting vikkyvik (Reply 9):


Seems to me that she should have sued for sexual harrassment for the comments he made instead ("if you see my pants bulging" etc.). Probably would have been a stronger case.

Sounds about right. And I'm not sure there's anything stopping that happening in the future. She should bankrupt this toad.

Quoting Aaron747 (Reply 11):

Wives are expendable. What a jerk - these two must be the gruesome twosome.

Seriously. If she's so insecure that even the thought of competition does this to her, she has zero value as wife on that basis alone. I can only imagine what living with such a troll is like. But if he's willing to harm a 3rd party to appease that shrew, he deserves her anyway.



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User currently offlinePyrex From Portugal, joined Aug 2005, 4074 posts, RR: 30
Reply 15, posted (2 years 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 1847 times:

Quoting JakeOrion (Reply 4):
Very dangerous game Iowa is playing. If she can be terminated because she is "hot" then what is to prevent employers from firing ugly people now?

Not to defend this decision, which I find strangely odd, but discriminating someone based on looks happens all the time, particularly for sales / customer service positions. When was the last time you saw an unattractive waiter at Hooter's? If you are a bouncer in a night-club in NYC you are even allowed to discriminate based on gender, but just as long as it is against dudes I am sure it is fine.

Quoting jetblueguy22 (Reply 8):
Although it isn't right how she was fired, why would she want to work for someone like that anyways? I'd be more than happy to leave and work for someone who appreciates my skill and could keep it in their pants! Though I feel like this was an affair gone wrong...

Not to mention the damage this public case has probably done to his dental practice.

Quoting LMP737 (Reply 10):
The same thing could have happened to her in a state that does not have right to work laws.

Of course, but don't feed the trolls.

Quoting Revelation (Reply 13):
I hope the Lamborghini got out of the garage from time to time..

That has got to be the best / weirdest comment of all.



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