Taco Bell employees call cops on deaf man for trying to order using his phone

You know, I once had a whole mob of people furious at me at an airport because my flight had been cancelled and I was trying to find out what the PA system was saying, while everyone else was queuing up in various lines and it didn’t matter how much I pointed at my hearing aids, they were convinced I was trying to jump the line (instead of finding out WHICH line) and some looked like they were out for blood.

I did the sensible thing: I decamped entirely, found another desk for that airline at the next terminal over and got a 50% discount on the very next flight within fifteen minutes so ¯\_(ツ)_/¯. But I was truly taken aback at the hostility I saw. Most of the time I get a pass–I’m quite fortunate that way. If the agent at the desk had read my note and pointed to the appropriate line, I would have simply lined up there.

This kind of thing wouldn’t surprise me a bit though. Good for the police in this instance.


Taco Bell employees call cops on deaf man for trying to order using his phone

Taco Bell employees call cops on deaf man for trying to order using his phone

A man in Kettering, Ohio, was denied service at a Taco Bell drive through because he was deaf, reports WKEF. Employees also mocked him and then called the police on him. In a video that’s gone viral on Facebook, Brandon Washburn tries to show his order to staff on his phone. They refused to take his order. “He’s had to work extra hard, harder than everyone else to prove himself, that’s he smart and that …

Source: www.rawstory.com/2019/01/taco-bell-employees-call-cops-deaf-man-trying-order-using-phone/

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