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Marrah_G Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-31-08 04:51 PM
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17. I'm thinking it had to do with loose cloth maybe being a danger
I can't see this owner wanting to upset his customers.

Perhaps he doesn't know about the sports one and then can still come to a solution that suits everyone.
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  -Question re McDonalds versus the Muslim religion and hijab versus bacon? jody  Jul-30-08 05:14 PM   #0 
  - It's the only hilal McDonalds in the US.  knitter4democracy   Jul-30-08 05:25 PM   #1 
  - is it a safety concern?  JerseygirlCT   Jul-31-08 08:24 AM   #10 
     - There are sport-style hijabs, though.  knitter4democracy   Jul-31-08 08:47 AM   #12 
        - Didn't know that!  JerseygirlCT   Jul-31-08 11:09 AM   #13 
           - I used to teach high school.  knitter4democracy   Jul-31-08 12:20 PM   #14 
  - Because they don't eat the pork products?  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-30-08 05:25 PM   #2 
  - But as employees, I assume they would be treated as others and be required to touch pork products  jody   Jul-30-08 05:29 PM   #3 
     - Does Islam...  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-30-08 05:51 PM   #5 
        - Interesting point re the Jewish religion. I hope some DUer will answer your question. n/t  jody   Jul-30-08 06:02 PM   #6 
        - It would be odd if it was a Jew who follows laws of kashrut  MrWiggles   Jul-31-08 12:24 PM   #15 
  - Extorting big bucks from McD is a lot easier than actually working.  fl410   Jul-30-08 05:35 PM   #4 
  - Please read the whole story.  knitter4democracy   Jul-30-08 10:11 PM   #7 
     - Maybe a man who works at that restaurant could wear a hijab for one week...  Boojatta   Jul-30-08 10:13 PM   #8 
        - Or perhaps a keffiyeh?  knitter4democracy   Jul-30-08 10:17 PM   #9 
  - As hard as it is to keep hair out of food  cosmik debris   Jul-31-08 08:45 AM   #11 
  - o lord, free us from monotheism.  maxsolomon   Jul-31-08 02:55 PM   #16 
  - I'm thinking it had to do with loose cloth maybe being a danger  Marrah_G   Jul-31-08 04:51 PM   #17 

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