A ritzy hotel in New York City has just apologized for turning a female sailor away from the hotel’s bar, after saying that her Navy uniform didn’t meet dress code standards.

On Saturday evening, the female sailor from Rhode Island, who did not wish to be identified, tried to enter the bar at The Standard Hotel, only for the bouncer to refuse her access. The fact that she was clearly part of the U.S. Navy did not deter him.

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