When a music executive was standing in line waiting to at airport security, a woman behind him tried to cut him in line because she thought he was in the wrong place because of his skin color. After posting the encounter on Facebook, the music executive was blown away by the response, prompting him to offer her an apology.

1The Set-Up

Emmit stood in line minding his own business as he waited to make his way through airport security. As he waited, he was suddenly interrupted by a rude stranger.

Emmit realized she was treating him that way because he was African-American, so he quickly responded in a way that drew applause