"As for the lawyer, Scott A. Wissel,
And the little lawsuit he hoped would sizzle;
Let this be a lesson, sport, Harmless rhymes are no cause for
Source: The concluding portion of
ANN Associate Editor Pete Combs' humorous rhyme describing the
conclusion of a lawsuit field against SouthWest Airlines by two
sisters who found offense in a simple rhyme recited by a flight
attendant over the cabin loudspeaker.
"Eenie, Meenie, Minie Moe, Pick a seat, we gotta go," was what was
said... but the sisters recall a racist version, NOT recited by
SWA, that they were offended by... and since SWA recited something
distantly related, they felt they need to sue them... go figure.
The jury found for Southwest.<