Originally Posted by Chris Adams
Iím in Southern California. Here, itís the big stores that donít want your business. Itís mostly because Southern California is about 80% Hispanic and they donít want Anglos in Ďtheirí stores. I mean, REALLY donít want Anglos around. Big chains canít control this behavior but smaller stores either donít wait on Anglos or give good service to everyone, depending on the manager. Example, we have 3 local Kragens parts stores. Anglo are welcome at two, distinctly not welcome at the third. Nothing about Kragens, all chains get this here. Just goes with the territory, itís a cultural thing.
Glad to hear I'm not the only one that gets to enjoy that treatment in SoCal.