Mike is up for a big promotion at work that would send he and Gloria to Minnesota. Archie and Edith aren't too happy. Edith is disappointed but is willing to let them live their own lives, but Archie behaves like a child and makes all kinds of rude comments about their decision. The only stumbling block between Mike and the job is that he the other candidate is a black man, and the university must hire him because they don't want any problems. The other candidate does get the job and Mike is upset. He tells the Dean that he is fine, but upon leaving, he slams the door and breaks the glass. Written by
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[Mike is competing with a black man for a job in Minnesota, and Archie lays on some creative reasoning to keep his grandson nearby in New York
Listen to this, I can't believe my ears. A white guy standin' there bloatin' over takin' a job from a colored guy. That ain't the American way, buddy, no sir-ree. Listen here, professor. You're the one that needs an American history lesson. You don't know nothin' about Lady Liberty standin' there in the harbor, with her torch on high, screamin' out to ...
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