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Abercrombie & Fitch Under Fire For Discrimination AGAIN! Read The Shocking Details HERE!

Why is Abercrombie & Fitch in hot water this time? Find out HERE!

Abercrombie & Fitch in hot water again?

Um, can't say we're not surprised.

While the retailer has faced multiple discrimination lawsuits in the past, they don't seem to ever learn.

[ Photos: Celebs Who Have Posed For A&F ]

One current employee is reporting the acts of discrimination and racism she's witnessed while working at one of their stores, writing:

"Because my store was the 'flagship' store, the CEO frequently visited us. When he did visit, managers went out of their way to ensure that the models on the floor were the cream of the crop. Unfortunately, this usually meant the thinnest, tallest, and whitest models."

And it only gets worse. She continued:

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Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Wins Contract Extension DESPITE Investors' Wishes! A&F Is So W&TF!

Abercrombie CEO gets a second chance!

Looks like Abercrombie & Fitch's controversial CEO will have another year to run the company into the ground! Ha!

The peeps at Abercrombie announced that despite a letter from investors urging Mike Jeffries to step down, they have extended his contract through February 2015.

We hope that this contract extension comes with some sensitivity training! Lots of it!

The new contract includes a $1.5 million salary, up to $6 million in target incentives, up to $4.5 million in bonuses, and use of the company's $200,000 private jet.

How nice for him.

But, really, give some thought to that sensitivity training, Abercrombie!

[Image via AP Images.]

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Abercrombie & Fitch's Crappy Sales Force Them To Add Larger Sizes Following CEO Controversy!

Abercrombie & Fitch caves into pressure to add larger sizes!

In today's shocking yet awesome news, Abercrombie & Fitch has reportedly made plans to stock larger sizes!

You may recall the brouhaha that resulted back in May when CEO Mike Jeffries was quoted as saying that he only wants "good-looking people in our stores," which presumably does not include any woman who wears anything over a pant size 10 and a top size large, since they don't stock any size above that.

But now, reports indicate that dwindling sales have forced the company to be more inclusive, like competitors H&M and American Eagle!

Leslee Herro, the company's head of planning and allocation, said:

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Abercrombie & Fitch Under Investigation For Only Hiring Ridiculously Good Looking People

Abercrombie & Fitch is being investigated by a Frenchman for unfair hiring practices!

Welp, this isn’t new!

After offending hordes of customers for only offering small sizes in an effort to cater to "cool, good-looking people", Abercrombie & Fitch is under fire once again!

Slimane Laoufi, a member of France's human right watchdog group Defender of Rights, has launched an official investigation into Aber's unfair hiring practices after noticing the Champs-Elysees flagship store for only employing good looking people.

In a statement about the investigation, a rep for the group explained that Abercrombie & Fitch seems:

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Ellen DeGeneres HIGHlariously Lampoons Abercrombie & Fitch's Sizeist Attitudes!

Annoyed and/or enraged by Abercrombie & Fitch's pathetically sizeist, exclusionary practices AND the CEO's non-apology?

Well, THIS will put a smile back on your face!

Ellen DeGeneres HIGHlariously takes Mike Jeffries to task for his abhorrent remarks regarding plus-sized people who aren't "cool" enough to wear anything with the moose logo.

Watch the clip (above) to hear what Ellen has to say about A&F's marketing tactics!

Oh, Ellen, you're the BESTEST!

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Kirstie Alley Responds To Abercrombie & Fitch's Fat Comments! Vows To Never Shop There AGAIN!

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Abercrombie & Fitch just lost three more customers!

Kirstie Alley is giving CEO Mike Jeffries a piece of her mind after hearing he doesn't want fat people wearing A&F's clothes.

The actress said:

"Abercrombie clothes are for people who are cool and look a certain way and are beautiful and are thin' and blah, blah, blah, blah, blah. That would make me never buy anything from Abercrombie… I’ve got two kids in that bracket, but they will never walk in those doors because of his view of people — forget women, his view of just people."

You go, girl!

We're sure your 18 and 20-year-old's money will be better spent at inclusive retailers anyway!

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Man Attempts To Rebrand Abercrombie & Fitch By Handing Out Clothes To The Homeless!

Abercrombie & Fitch may want to rethink some of its exclusionary policies.

After hearing the company's CEO Mike Jeffries' remarks about how he doesn't want any overweight people wearing A&F clothing, a USC grad named Greg Karber decided to take action.

In an attempt to subvert the brand's preppy, all-American image, Greg purchased some used Abercrombie pieces from Goodwill and proceeded to hand them out to the homeless in El Lay's Skid Row.

Not only was Greg responding to the CEO's remarks about overweight customers, but also

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