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Gay “Big Brother” Contestant Loses Real-Life Job Over Racist Comments

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By:           Les Fabian Brathwaite
On:           Sep 17, 2013
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    • Dxley

      This is why I never do ginger boys. Always a fail!!!

      Sep 17, 2013 at 9:02 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • jwrappaport

      Another sad reminder of the popular refuse that continues to rob our country of culture and, I may add, its very soul. Why does Queerty give these idiots a platform? Why not put up instead another video of that Southern stud twerking or more about the marriage litigation perhaps?

      Sep 17, 2013 at 9:25 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Tone

      Some of the house guests have behaved very badly, of that there is no question.

      However I cannot find any solid evidence that either Andy or Spencer have been let go from their jobs. The best info that I can find on Andy is that he is a non-permanent sessional instructor and may not be offered employment in future. He’s between non-permanent term appointments. That is a far cry from them severing an existing employment relationship. As for Spencer he’s on unpaid leave to do Big Brother and the railroad merely said that he was being dealt with according to the collective bargaining agreement, which is so broad a statement that it says nothing.

      This is shoddy unprincipled reporting.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 1:01 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • hephaestion

      I would like to know what he said. If he said anything wrong.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 2:26 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Niall

      The irony of a minority ragging on another minority.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 2:59 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Cam

      Did he lose his job? It sounded like he formerly worked there but not currently. Unless of course he left for Big Brother and they were going to hire him back.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 3:47 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Ogre Magi
      Ogre Magi

      @Dxley: Just spank em till their butts are as red as their hair

      Sep 17, 2013 at 4:00 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Randy

      As long as people are willing to let themselves be exploited on “reality” shows, they need to know there are consequences. EVERYONE on ALL of the “reality” shows are fools.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 6:05 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • arivel

      Honestly, this statement means nothing. Part-time (adjunct) instructors are paid per class, per semester. Since he obviously wasn’t teaching this past summer or this fall, he’s not an employee. That doesn’t mean they wont offer him classes again in the Spring.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 6:34 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Dixie Rect
      Dixie Rect

      He better hope he wins, he’ll need the cash.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 7:07 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Rockery

      He is so ugly

      PS does anyone even watch Big Brother?

      Sep 17, 2013 at 8:33 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Deepdow

      If you love zombies, but would rather watch fictional ones rather than the real life versions on reality tv, check out an amazing British miniseries that takes place on a Big Brother set called – Dead Set. It even has a totally stereotypical gay character.

      Sep 17, 2013 at 9:07 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • fredo777

      @Rockery: “PS does anyone even watch Big Brother?”

      Millions do. I happen to watch the show, myself. It’s just unfortunate that this cast has had so many sh*theads in it.

      As far as reality tv, in general, I watch my fair share (more than, tbh) + usually gravitate toward the shows focusing on some kind of talent (art, design, dance, modeling, singing, etc).

      Big Brother is interesting to me because of the actual game itself. Which is the case for most fans of the show, I’d say. The strategy, the trickery, the need to be cunning + competitive, etc. Do you win every comp thrown at you or do you “float” to the end by appearing likeable + non-threatening or act like such an a*shole that people want to sit next to you in the Final 2 (hoping that the voting jurors will prefer them to you). It makes for interesting watching, aside from the usual reality tv manufactured drama. Not that I mind a little mindless drama, either. I don’t watch TV to be enlightened, just to have some pointless fun.

      Sep 18, 2013 at 12:13 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Rockery


      There is nothing wrong with trash TV & pointless fun. But the operative word is “fun”. That show was never good and Julie Chen makes me want to vom

      Sep 18, 2013 at 10:27 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • fredo777

      @Rockery: The show is fun for those who enjoy it, which I do.

      Sep 18, 2013 at 10:33 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • DarkZephyr

      @Dxley: He’s a fail for profiling someone? Ironic that thiss is what you then did to people with red hair.

      Sep 21, 2013 at 5:07 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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