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What’s Man-on-Man Sexual Harassment Gonna Cost Cheesecake Factory? $345k

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The Cheesecake Factory, a chain restaurant that we hoped would invade every corner of America with its delicious goodness, will pay $345,000 to settle charges it knowingly tolerated male kitchen workers’ sexual harassment of other male staffers at a Phoenix-area location. Those male staffers “lived in fear,” according to a statement from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which helped bring an end to the 16-month-lawsuit. Not that Cheesecake admitted any wrongdoing in making the payout.

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7 Comments

  • Keith Kimmel

    Oh, of course not! They are never wrong when they settle, its just a nuisance settlement to avoid the expense and hassle of going to court.

  • romeo

    In my opinion, we need to stay out of the Cheesecake Factory altogether. That place is hell on the waistline.

  • ChicagoJimmy

    That, and their food is overpriced and bad.

  • naprem

    I remember at the Chicago one I was stuffed full on just the starter. I couldn’t even make a dent in the main course. and I can eat, believe me.

  • jimmy

    ChicagoJimmy-

    That’s the truth! Been there once, will never go back.

  • romeo

    Was in the one at the Grove here in LA once. Obviously a hang out for straight fat people eating themselves to death. (I mean fat as in their own gravitational system.) I dunno, as long as WE stay outta there, maybe it’s a win/win for us. LOL!

  • xerxes

    Is that smegma in my cheescake?

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