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Jimmy John’s workman reenacts lynching with a knot done of dough

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The employees were dismissed after their amicable media post of a occurrence went viral


A Jimmy John’s grill in Georgia is underneath glow after during slightest dual on-duty employees were prisoner on a amicable media creation a knot out of mix and re-enacting a lynching – as a approach to applaud a 4th of July!

According to a Business Insider, in a video that was common on amicable media during a holiday weekend, a white workman during a Jimmy John’s authorization in Woodstock, Georgia can be seen fixation a knot done of mix over another white employee’s head. 

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The employees seemed to be all smiles during a prank, though when a grill perceived recoil for a racially charged implications, mixed employees were reportedly dismissed over a occurrence that enclosed during slightest dual employees and a manager.

“We have 0 toleration for injustice or taste in any form,” Jimmy John’s pronounced in a tweet. “The franchisee has taken evident movement and a employees have been terminated. The actions seen in this video are totally unsuitable and do not paint a Jimmy John’s brand.”

However, Jimmy Johns’ owner James John Liautad is a Trump believer who has given $100K to a Trump debate and has also come underneath glow for his large diversion sport hobby, Business Insider says. However, he no longer owns Jimmy John’s, offered all of his shares final year when Inspire Brands bought a company.

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“As partial of this acquisition, Jimmy John Liautaud stepped down as chairman, and he no longer leads a company,” Inspire Brands deputy Jack D’amato told Business Insider. “His interests and domestic affiliations are as a private citizen, and we will have to defer any comments to him.”

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