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SYRIANKID
09-04-2006, 08:09 PM
http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0DXK/is_9_20/ai_104521293

SYRIANKID
09-04-2006, 08:12 PM
I couldn't find an online article, but I recently read in a California U of Berkley study that the names that got the most callbacks in California were Hispanic, while the worst were Black / Muslims / Oriental. So I guess it depends on the region.

DangerDan
09-04-2006, 08:23 PM
I was gonna name my kid LaQueefa Lopez, but now Im thinking more along the lines of Joshua Walter.

Lex Luthor
09-04-2006, 09:03 PM
Oh but wait blacks have such easy time getting jobs with affirmative action?!?!?!

:rolleyes:

Anyways my name is Nigerian so guess I'm screwed...:(

Wiggy44k
09-04-2006, 10:55 PM
My name is William.

Sounds like royalty, yeah? Booyah! :D

MantisShrimp
09-05-2006, 02:33 AM
Yeah? You wanna see real discrimination? Name your kid Slackmaster or Thievy. Negligencia Wallace.