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Firefighter Loses Job Over Racially Insensitive Watermelon
Would the Albany, Schenectady, Glens Falls or Troy FD handle it the same way? A probationary firefighter was fired recently because he brought in a watermelon (complete with a bow) as a gift to the veteran members of the station.  Some of his African-American co-workers were offended, some…
CNN To Griffin: You’re Fired
Kathy Griffin sounded desperate and angst ridden as she begged for forgiveness after an "artistic" photograph was published of her holding the the severed, bloody head of Donald Trump. For most it was too gruesome to be taken lightly and (as we predicted on the morning show today) …
79 Year Old Teacher Gets Fired Over Facebook
Even at age 79, Carol Thebarge a substitute teacher from Charlestown, New Hampshire  is a big Facebook user.  And, a lot of her "friends" happen to be her students.
Carol has been a substitute teacher for the past 35 years. One of the schools where she works is Steven…
Best Buy Employee Terminated For Tackling Thief
Sometimes you think you're doing the right thing, but you're really not. This happened when Roger Kline thought he may have saved the day when a thief tried to make good with over $1,600 in merchandise, but his instinct to tackle the sticky-fingered customer didn't save his job. In fa…