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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    Jesus (not the guy sitting on your couch)....that could have ended badly.


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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    Quote Originally Posted by TranCytive View Post
    So I was sleeping in today at my apartment, and I just got done having some drywall work done because the ceiling in my bathroom was leaking from the apartment above. And the Drywall guy was fine yesterday, but today I wake up to someone in my apartment who is talking loudly and wondering around. He doesn't knock or state that he is maintenance, so I didn't know what the heck was going on.

    So I get up out of bed and check to see who the hell is in my apartment wondering around, I see there is a bucket of paint, so I figure out it is just a maintenance guy. But when I go out to my living room, he is sitting there, on my ******* couch eating my ******* food. When I confront him about it he says that it is his own food that he is eating and not mine. I tell him to get to work or GTFO, and that I will be calling my landlord about this.

    I can only imagine what would have happened if I wasn't here today. I'm not racist but the guy was Mexican and I could hardly understand anything he was saying. I think i scared the **** out of him, but I don't really care.


    Just a story I thought you would all enjoy.
    I need to inform you that according to Holder, Sharpton, Jackson and Obama, you are indeed a racist.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Tri4Cy View Post
    Jesus (not the guy sitting on your couch)....that could have ended badly.
    Actually his name was Jesus, not joking.



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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    Quote Originally Posted by TranCytive View Post
    Actually his name was Jesus, not joking.

    hahahahahahahahahahahahahaha!

    If you think they are giving out your key willy-nilly, you could ask that they change the locks. Not that that would stop them from just handing out keys to any rando anyway.

    Cripes, do these landlords never watch Criminal Minds?!


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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    Quote Originally Posted by TranCytive View Post
    Yes I know that, but what am I to do? Sue? I don't really care that much other than the guy should be fired.
    No I personally wouldn't sue, that would be nuts. In seriousness though I would just try to prevent any further issues by making it clear that you know they broke the law and violated that section of the code which should put them on notice that it won't be tolerated in the future. They wouldn't have any argument, some contracted maintenance guy eating your nuts on the couch clearly doesn't constitute an emergency on the landlords part. (twss)



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    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    hahahahahahahahahahahahahaha!

    If you think they are giving out your key willy-nilly, you could ask that they change the locks. Not that that would stop them from just handing out keys to any rando anyway.

    Cripes, do these landlords never watch Criminal Minds?!
    Yeah they would just give it out again, or do they have a master? I have no clue.....scary to think of how many people might have a key to my apartment.



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    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    I need to inform you that according to Holder, Sharpton, Jackson and Obama, you are indeed a racist.
    Honestly, if he were writing an article about it, it would be seen as racist. The color of the guys skin has no bearing on the story so there is no need to mention it.

    It also breaks the "I'm not racist corollary" which states that the statement said after "I'm not racist" is usually racist.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    Honestly, if he were writing an article about it, it would be seen as racist. The color of the guys skin has no bearing on the story so there is no need to mention it.

    It also breaks the "I'm not racist corollary" which states that the statement said after "I'm not racist" is usually racist.
    I'm racist. You caught me.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Tony View Post
    No I personally wouldn't sue, that would be nuts. In seriousness though I would just try to prevent any further issues by making it clear that you know they broke the law and violated that section of the code which should put them on notice that it won't be tolerated in the future. They wouldn't have any argument, some contracted maintenance guy eating your nuts on the couch clearly doesn't constitute an emergency on the landlords part. (twss)
    This is a good idea.



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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    He stole your ******* cashews dude.


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    Quote Originally Posted by sunnysideup View Post
    He stole your ******* cashews dude.
    They are the most delicious of nuts. I threw the rest away, because who knows what else he was touching before touching my nuts buh dum tiss



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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    Honestly, if he were writing an article about it, it would be seen as racist. The color of the guys skin has no bearing on the story so there is no need to mention it.

    It also breaks the "I'm not racist corollary" which states that the statement said after "I'm not racist" is usually racist.

    He didn't comment on skin color, he commented on the fact he was Mexican and could hardly understand him, which has bearing on the story.

    I like how people feel the need to use the "i'm not racist" disclaimer when saying someone is from Mexico. Has "Mexican" officially become a derogatory term?



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    Quote Originally Posted by RotatingColumn View Post
    He didn't comment on skin color, he commented on the fact he was Mexican and could hardly understand him, which has bearing on the story.

    I like how people feel the need to use the "i'm not racist" disclaimer when saying someone is from Mexico. Why is saying someone is Mexican a bad or racist thing? I don't get it.
    Because if I didn't I would probably be labeled as racist if I said he was "some mexican guy, I could hardly understand what he was saying".



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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    Quote Originally Posted by TranCytive View Post
    I'm racist. You caught me.
    Hello Mr. Sterling.



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    Re: WTF Maintenance guy?

    That reminds me of the apartment my wife and I moved into out of college right after we got married. Kid you not, we just got done hiking all the boxes up to the 3rd floor and sat down on the couch dreading the unpacking, when the door opens and the previous tenant comes in. He quickly apologizes, quickly backs out, and shuts the door. I ran out into the hallway and down the hall and demanded the key. He was nice about it and handed it over. In his fairness I'm sure he was looking for something he may have left in the move, but still how many skeleton keys are out there in these ramshackle apartments?



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