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ErikJ Donating Member (480 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-03-11 06:07 PM
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17. I like Japan's no tip system
I've never liked the idea of restaurants with "servants" and then the idea of demeaning their worth by tipping them like "I'm a big shot and youre my slave-here's a ti[p for your trouble". In Japan its an insult to tip someone. I agree.
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  -They Thought They Were One Percenters... (Sounds Like A Bad 50's Movie, No ???) WillyT  Dec-02-11 08:23 PM   #0 
  - Thanks All !!!  WillyT   Dec-02-11 10:17 PM   #1 
  - You always find good and bad  DissedByBush   Dec-03-11 07:59 PM   #22 
  - Delivering Pizza is NOT Swanly,...  MarianJack   Dec-03-11 06:58 AM   #2 
  - The rich different  azygous   Dec-03-11 07:29 AM   #3 
  - K&R nt  TBF   Dec-03-11 08:21 AM   #4 
  - My mother worked as a waitress at Hardee's in SC after she retired.  Fuddnik   Dec-03-11 08:53 AM   #5 
  - I like Japan's no tip system  ErikJ   Dec-03-11 06:07 PM   #17 
     - then don't go to restaurants...  druidity33   Dec-03-11 07:13 PM   #19 
     - Or better yet. THANK HERMAN CAIN!  ErikJ   Dec-03-11 10:16 PM   #23 
        - And when the day comes that they're paid a fair living wage...  Iggo   Dec-04-11 02:49 PM   #26 
     - Thanks, Mr. Pink  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Dec-03-11 07:25 PM   #20 
     - While I hope those whom I tip do not feel demeaned or insulted, like you,  BlueMTexpat   Dec-04-11 06:42 AM   #24 
  - You know what you oughtta do with that story?  DFW   Dec-03-11 09:08 AM   #6 
  - Good for you!!!  Beacool   Dec-03-11 09:21 AM   #7 
  - I used to waitress in a hotel bar oh so many years ago. This is a smallish college  madmom   Dec-03-11 09:22 AM   #8 
  - Good story. The "Ugly Americans".  Zorra   Dec-03-11 09:38 AM   #9 
  - "Ugly American" and "republican" == redundant. nt  gateley   Dec-03-11 12:19 PM   #10 
  - i wonder if she learned anything.  barbtries   Dec-03-11 12:34 PM   #11 
  - enjoyed your story nt  femrap   Dec-03-11 01:31 PM   #12 
  - If these people own Jags  sulphurdunn   Dec-03-11 02:25 PM   #13 
  - That IS a cool story, bro... (not meant facisiously - great story!) (nt)  reACTIONary   Dec-03-11 05:41 PM   #14 
  - Dude, Where's my country?  Demoiselle   Dec-03-11 05:43 PM   #15 
  - That is a great story! Thank you!  Luminous Animal   Dec-03-11 05:52 PM   #16 
  - someone chould put together a book  PatrynXX   Dec-03-11 06:08 PM   #18 
  - That must be Mr. Pink and his wife.  tclambert   Dec-03-11 07:25 PM   #21 
  - Great story, WillyT. In 2002 I had a job interview with a man who  txwhitedove   Dec-04-11 08:11 AM   #25 

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