“When you go to Disney, do they measure the number of hours you wait in line?"

Discussion in 'Politics' started by hjmick, May 23, 2016.

  1. hjmick
    Offline

    hjmick Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2007
    Messages:
    17,283
    Thanks Received:
    4,931
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    Charleston, SC
    Ratings:
    +8,384
    These words were uttered by VA Secretary Bob McDonald when answering a question about wait times at the VA, you remember, the controversy that led to him getting the job. The full quote, for context, doesn't really help Bob...

    “The days to an appointment is really not what we should be measuring, we should be measuring the veterans’ satisfaction,” he said. “When you go to Disney, do they measure the number of hours you wait in line? What’s important? What’s important is: what’s your satisfaction with the experience?”

    I think I understand what he was trying to say, I guess... But really? Disney? Not to mention that every veteran I know doesn't seem to have ever described a good experience with the VA. And I know I've never had a good experience at a Disney theme park...

    I have a feeling Bob will be walking this one back before too long.

    VA Secretary Bob McDonald: Veteran wait times not what really matters

    Veterans affairs secretary Disneyland comparison criticized - CNNPolitics.com
     
    • Winner Winner x 3
  2. deltex1
    Offline

    deltex1 Gold Member

    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2012
    Messages:
    19,866
    Thanks Received:
    3,263
    Trophy Points:
    295
    Location:
    Near the Alamo
    Ratings:
    +15,575
    Yes they do....then they say "have an exciting day". Which is code for GFY...pretty much like the VA.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  3. Timmy
    Offline

    Timmy Gold Member

    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2015
    Messages:
    14,792
    Thanks Received:
    1,829
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Ratings:
    +10,020
    Kinda a dumb thing to say .
     
  4. 1stRambo
    Offline

    1stRambo Gold Member

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2015
    Messages:
    6,015
    Thanks Received:
    992
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +3,234
    Yo, Disney is good at pushing the Fag Rainbow on everyone, simple, they do have their HEAD UP OBAMA`S ASS!!!

    "GTP"
    1435410503_white-house--rainbow-scotus-gay-marriage_2.jpg
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1
  5. ogibillm
    Offline

    ogibillm Gold Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    14,029
    Thanks Received:
    1,617
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +4,570
    what he said made logical sense. how he said it was unfortunate
     
    • Funny Funny x 1
  6. blackhawk
    Offline

    blackhawk Gold Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2012
    Messages:
    20,921
    Thanks Received:
    4,012
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Location:
    Deep in the heart of Texas.
    Ratings:
    +13,076
    You would think he could have come up with a better comparison?
     
  7. Rexx Taylor
    Offline

    Rexx Taylor Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2015
    Messages:
    26,124
    Thanks Received:
    2,139
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    Sarasota, Florida
    Ratings:
    +16,486
    how about,,,when you go to Disney, do you need to pull out a credit card when buying a 15.00 cheeseburger?
     
  8. Snouter
    Online

    Snouter Can You Smell Me

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2013
    Messages:
    6,486
    Thanks Received:
    1,033
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Ratings:
    +6,811
    It is scary that such retarded douchebags and qu33rs are so prevalent in the Obama Administration. The Donald has a lot of work ahead of him just to fire the layers of shit so embedded in government.
     
  9. westwall
    Offline

    westwall USMB Mod Staff Member Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2010
    Messages:
    50,053
    Thanks Received:
    10,354
    Trophy Points:
    2,030
    Location:
    Nevada
    Ratings:
    +31,868




    The asshole should be fired, but you just can't get rid of a government employee. They're like ticks.
     
  10. ogibillm
    Offline

    ogibillm Gold Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    14,029
    Thanks Received:
    1,617
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +4,570
    why? what was wrong with what he said? what makes you think it's not just wrong but fireable?
     

Share This Page