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Minque learns to never mess with Sikhs

By johnboy - 18 April 2009 74

The Canberra Times has an interesting piece on the cloddish management of Manuka’s Minque who have been forced to make a grovelling apology.

    Minque nightclub is sorry about what it did to Kanwal Preet Singh Pamwa, and it is going to say so in a national newspaper.

    The sikh man who was thrown out of the Canberra nightclub because he would not take off his turban has won an apology from the venue with the mea culpa to be printed in the pages of a national broadsheet.

    Mr Pamwa’s anti-discrimination case against Manuka’s Minque nightspot has also forced the club to amend its tough dress code to include religious and cultural minorities.

The next question is this: If Minque’s management are this stupid, what else are they getting wrong?

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BerraBoy68 9:58 pm 20 Apr 09

Tixylix said :

“I consider myself a catholic but most of the bible to be a work of creative fiction. “

Have you mentioned that at confession?

Nope, don’t go. I don’t see why I need to tall an old bloke who claims to be god’s sales rep. about my life. That’s all just about the Catholic church trying to control every aspect of your life and making you feel bad about living it. Doesn’t make me feel less of a catholic though, so what’s your point Tix?

Tixylix 8:56 pm 20 Apr 09

“I consider myself a catholic but most of the bible to be a work of creative fiction. “

Have you mentioned that at confession?

BerraBoy68 8:02 pm 20 Apr 09

VYBerlinaV8_the_one_they_all_copy said :

Can we do a celebrity deathmatch kind of thing where a sikh has to fight a Jedi?

Revenge of the Sikh?

Oh, and I only believe in gay marriage when both chicks are hot.

And in response to tixylix questions VY, shouldn’t that be “I only believe in gay indian marriage when both sikhs are hot”

BerraBoy68 7:22 pm 20 Apr 09

Tixylix said :

Can I be a Catholic if I don’t swallow their stupid stories?

Of course you can. I consider myself a catholic but most of the bible to be a work of creative fiction.

But we’re not talking of religions discriminating, we’re talking about staff of a bar discriminating.

Can we do a celebrity deathmatch kind of thing where a sikh has to fight a Jedi?

Revenge of the Sikh?

Oh, and I only believe in gay marriage when both chicks are hot.

I-filed 6:25 pm 20 Apr 09

I think it’s time for a knitting circle to occupy Minque for a night … in cardies and hijab … : ]

Thumper 5:24 pm 20 Apr 09

but I’d say that your friends are transgressing the word of Allah as recited by the prophet Mohammed

Undoubtedly, but they are still Muslim 😉

neanderthalsis 5:04 pm 20 Apr 09

Muttsybignuts said :

I love all this arguing. Can we do a celebrity deathmatch kind of thing where a sikh has to fight a Jedi?

Only if both girls are hot…

Tixylix 5:03 pm 20 Apr 09

Well I’m hardly an expert on Islam, Mr Thumper, but I’d say that your friends are transgressing the word of Allah as recited by the prophet Mohammed, PBUH. Theirs shall be an awful doom, lol.

Muttsybignuts 4:57 pm 20 Apr 09

I love all this arguing. Can we do a celebrity deathmatch kind of thing where a sikh has to fight a Jedi?

chewy14 4:55 pm 20 Apr 09

Tixylix said :

Of course I can, I can also open my own nightclub. But can I be a sikh if I cut my hair? Can I be a muslim if I’m gay? Can I be a Catholic if I don’t swallow their stupid stories? No.

Can i play soccer with a rugby ball on a golf course?
Well I could, but it wouldn’t be following the rules now would it?

Thumper 4:47 pm 20 Apr 09

Can I be a muslim if I’m gay?

Yep, I know few. They live in Marrakesh and even drink alcohol.

Tixylix 4:42 pm 20 Apr 09

Of course I can, I can also open my own nightclub. But can I be a sikh if I cut my hair? Can I be a muslim if I’m gay? Can I be a Catholic if I don’t swallow their stupid stories? No.

Fock me, if a religion can discriminate, why can’t a nightclub? Has anybody’s brain started working yet?

Hey, vg, could you do me a favour please? Could you vilify me some more, for being a bogan and for being of low intelligence, and then if you have time could you get back on your high horse, and perhaps later, when you are ogling your navel, you could totally fail to see the irony? Thanks champ.

chewy14 4:18 pm 20 Apr 09

Tixylix,
you are free to start your own female priest, home haircut, gay marriage loving church if you want.
In fact i’ll even throw in a dollar to get you started.

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