Palm slaps employees in the face at Christmas If you’re going to fire a bunch of workers right before Christmas, can you at least try to sound like a human being about it? By Steve CrescenzoDec. 21, 2007 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.