Al Roker Files Complaint Against A Cab Driver For Skipping Him And Picking Up A White Man

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Trying to hail a cab in New York City is no easy task, but as the Today show weatherman Al Roker experienced, it’s even more difficult if you’re black.

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The 61-year-old meteorologist took to Twitter Saturday (November 21) to voice his frustration after being skipped by a cab driver, only for the driver to pick up a white man just a block down. What made the blatant racism even worse was the incident happened in front of his 13 -year-old son, Nick.

Some commenters accused Roker of using the race card, but the seasoned Today show host, stood by his claims of racial discrimination.

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