A male voice came over the system Sunday evening and calmly announced: “Attention, Walmart customers: All black people, leave the store now.”…
If I were the manager, besides securing the PA system from potential hijacking by the public, I’d have gotten on the system straightaway and pulled a bit of face-saving pre-emptive affirmative action: “But first, all white people leave, with the last one holding the door…”
16-year-old boy charged with making racial comment over intercom at southern NJ Walmart
…Walmart spokesman David Tovar said in a statement issued after the news conference…”We have updated our intercom system at this store to prevent this from happening again.
Suggested sentence: have the kid work at the Wal-Mart in question for a month in blackface, as a greeter in the afternoon, after mornings in the grill as a white-uniformed chef, like a digital-age Rastus, serving customers Cream of Wheat bought from his wages.