I didn’t get banned for a raging post, or even for a post at all for that matter. I got banned because I don’t have a union card in my wallet! Here is the notice I got:
You have been banned for the following reason:
Not a Teamster/Union Member
Date the ban will be lifted: Never
Now that I think about it I can’t ever remember the teamsters described as “friendly”
According to TDU (they haven’t banned me yet) the teamsters union is accusing Allied Systems Holdings INC. of breach of contract and asking that each teamsters get reimbursed all wage concessions retroactively with interest!
Update: I have reviewed the rules page at teamsters online. In their defense it is right there in rule #3 that us non-union guys are not allowed to sign up. What I found real funny was the very first sentence in the rules was:
The Transportfool isn’t buying that one though!