10 May '18, 9pm

Is poor choice of music grounds for dismissal? One cafe owner thought so:

At Joe Van Gogh on the campus of Duke University, the university’s Vice President of Student Affairs Larry Moneta stopped into the local JVG last Friday, heard a rap song playing, and according to Indy Week , did the completely reasonable thing of getting multiple people working at the coffee shop that day fired. As per Indy Week, Moneta is said to have stopped by the cafe during the mid-day rush to get his usual order of hot tea and a vegan muffin . While suffering the indignity of waiting in line, Moneta heard the musical stylings of one Young Dolph. The song, “Get Paid ,” was part of a Spotify playlist chosen that day by Britni Brown, a barista who had been with Joe Van Gogh for 18 months and was at the time of the working the register. To be clear, “Get Paid” is by no means a hymnal; there are n-words, f-bombs, and hard b’s aplenty. It’s a real pearl-clutcher for the p...

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