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HopeHoops Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-17-08 09:37 AM
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12. They should have pulled a Jen from Office Space - one finger salute!
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  -3 TGI Friday's restaurants close without notice Newsjock  Dec-17-08 09:02 AM   #0 
  - Merry Christmas from fucking corporate America.  FreeStateDemocrat   Dec-17-08 09:08 AM   #1 
  - shouldn't that be "merry fucking christmas, from fucking corporate america?"  antifaschits   Dec-17-08 09:09 AM   #2 
  - A model republicon employee management strategery  SpiralHawk   Dec-17-08 09:14 AM   #3 
  - Money's short  hootinholler   Dec-17-08 03:01 PM   #27 
     - lolol  Mari333   Dec-19-08 09:43 AM   #43 
  - Hey! Don't you know there's a war on Christmas going on?  KamaAina   Dec-17-08 12:23 PM   #23 
  - Hey, it's not the corporation...  boilinmad   Dec-17-08 09:14 AM   #4 
  - NO,NO, you got that wrong, it's the EVIL auto workers who won't spend their last dime there to prop  madmom   Dec-17-08 09:18 AM   #5 
     - This all started in the Clinton Administration when they  Sodbuster   Dec-17-08 09:44 AM   #14 
  - I ate in a TGI Friday's in SFO Airport on Thursday last week..  deadmessengers   Dec-17-08 09:24 AM   #6 
  - I wonder if it has anything to do with...  olddad56   Dec-17-08 09:29 AM   #8 
  - ...or being in an airport between flights*.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Dec-18-08 09:55 AM   #40 
  - If it was that, how are  quakerboy   Dec-19-08 09:43 PM   #52 
  - The San Bruno restaurant that was closed was only off 5% this year  CreekDog   Dec-19-08 02:55 PM   #50 
  - WTF? Can they do that, isn't this similar to the Illinois Plant Debacle?  skeewee08   Dec-17-08 09:28 AM   #7 
  - Law Broken, no sixty day notice, fine the Corporations every time this happens.  sarcasmo   Dec-17-08 09:30 AM   #9 
  - More specifically, fine them double what they thought they would save  kgfnally   Dec-17-08 01:02 PM   #25 
     - Something needs to happen in order to protect the worker. Corporations have way to much power.  sarcasmo   Dec-17-08 05:46 PM   #34 
        - Know how they say "1 worker gets laid off, 395 others get the message they could be next"?  HughBeaumont   Dec-19-08 01:27 PM   #48 
  - there might be a loop hole for restaurant staff -- anyone know? n/t  MrsBrady   Dec-17-08 09:34 AM   #10 
  - I'm sure they'll say that they're "Independent Contractors" or some such BS  hatrack   Dec-17-08 09:49 AM   #15 
  - Obviously they needed more flair!  DS1   Dec-17-08 09:34 AM   #11 
  - They should have pulled a Jen from Office Space - one finger salute!  HopeHoops   Dec-17-08 09:37 AM   #12 
  - TGI Fridays people stopped wearing flair several years ago  slackmaster   Dec-19-08 11:30 AM   #44 
  - Sadly, where I am, this happens all the time.  AngryOldDem   Dec-17-08 09:40 AM   #13 
  - Maybe....  WriteDown   Dec-17-08 09:58 AM   #17 
  - but it's wednesday  Lautremont   Dec-17-08 09:52 AM   #16 
  - That's a shame.  Skink   Dec-17-08 10:27 AM   #18 
  - I wonder what they do with the decor? n/t  tuckessee   Dec-17-08 10:43 AM   #19 
  - Didn't TGI Friday's have a history of worker bashing?  Taverner   Dec-17-08 10:44 AM   #20 
  - They were the W al-Mart of theme fast food restaurants  MALEVOLENT MARINE   Dec-17-08 03:07 PM   #30 
  - A number of years ago the TGI Fridays in Marina del Rey, CA closed down because  Sequoia   Dec-17-08 11:51 AM   #21 
  - I worked at a restaurant that closed without notice.  undeterred   Dec-17-08 12:16 PM   #22 
  - Same thing happened here in Honolulu a few months ago  KamaAina   Dec-17-08 12:26 PM   #24 
  - If its leased space....  WriteDown   Dec-17-08 01:27 PM   #26 
  - Where's the weasel that questions the need for unions now?  MALEVOLENT MARINE   Dec-17-08 03:04 PM   #28 
  - "... the commissioner will look into the matter"  Puzzler   Dec-17-08 03:04 PM   #29 
  - Right before Christmas. Why is it always right before fucking Christmas.  Odin2005   Dec-17-08 03:13 PM   #31 
  - The San Bruno location was in Knossos' labyrinth.  pinniped   Dec-17-08 04:04 PM   #32 
  - I didn't even know there was one in San Bruno  Book Lover   Dec-17-08 04:05 PM   #33 
  - Unfortunately, sounds like a trend  susu369   Dec-17-08 06:34 PM   #35 
  - Carlson's enterprises have a history of treating employees badly.  InkAddict   Dec-17-08 06:34 PM   #36 
  - Poor workers...  bitchkitty   Dec-17-08 06:43 PM   #37 
  - I'm not a big fan of TGI Fridays  BreatheOnMe   Dec-17-08 06:45 PM   #38 
  - IMHO any restaurant that puts the emphasis on boozing has bad food  KurtNYC   Dec-19-08 12:50 PM   #46 
  - That happened here a few years back - same thing, right before  JerseygirlCT   Dec-17-08 07:36 PM   #39 
  - Preformed meat & meat products...could be a cause....  Historic NY   Dec-18-08 11:20 PM   #41 
  - I love the name game played here.  riverdeep   Dec-19-08 09:33 AM   #42 
  - One time I noticed that there were TWO of them in one concourse at DFW airport  slackmaster   Dec-19-08 11:30 AM   #45 
  - There's been an awful lot of layoffs lately... (n/t)  Juneboarder   Dec-19-08 01:09 PM   #47 
  - At least they didn't shut down today.  Teh_Rabble_Rouser   Dec-19-08 02:30 PM   #49 
  - That sucks -- but then, so does their shitty, way overpriced food.  Zhade   Dec-19-08 05:39 PM   #51 

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