— now company is launching investigation,
Blaze: Transgender female activist Eden Torres claimed the “entire staff” at a Sonic Drive-In used the word “sir” during Torres’ order — and the activist also complained of being “faced with discrimination” while at the fast-food restaurant, which apparently is in Houston.
The transgender woman told the manager that “your entire staff has been calling me sir” and asked him, “tell me, what we can do now?”
As the pair argued — Torres behind the wheel of a car, and the manager standing outside — Torres asked the man, “What about me looks like a ‘sir’ right now?”
The manager apologized, and Torres explained that Sonic staffers “saw the [masculine] name on my credit card” — which presumably led to them figuring Torres gender is male and them subsequently using the word “sir” during the ordering process. READ MORE