Surprisingly, he was fired just a few hours after starting on his shift. When asked by his fellow township officials what happened, he gave the following explanation.
The woman stopped her yelling just long enough to look me straight in the eyes and say, 'Hell no, they ain't twins. The oldest one is 9, and the youngest is 7. Now why in the hell would a man your age think these boys are twins? Are you blind, or just plain stupid?'
When my supervisor heard about the incident, he came out and took me to the side and said I probably didn't have the right personality for this line of work and fired me."