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Charlie Sheen Pledges $1,000 To Burger Joint Server Who Was Tipped 20 Cents By NFL Star

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.12.2014 | Good News

When a football star snubbed a waiter, Charlie Sheen took it upon himself to right the wrong. NFL player LeSean McCoy visited Philadelphia burger...

The Case For Tipping And (Gasp!) Against It

Thrillist | Posted 07.22.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

I like to tip. I really do. I go out of my way to leave big ones for baristas, bartenders, and waiters who've earned something extra. I just don't understand why I have to. If "gratuity" is required, is it really gratuity?

26 Restaurant Secrets Only Servers Know

Thrillist | Posted 06.23.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Next time you're lambasting your waiter about your order, remember that they know more than you think.

Saviors for the Service Sector, Increasing the Tipped Minimum Wage

Cameron Fegers | Posted 04.20.2014 | Politics
Cameron Fegers

For the first time in years, restaurant workers are receiving long-overdue recognition by members of Congress.

Luke 1:39-45(46-55): The Other Side of the Tray

Reverend William E. Flippin, Jr. | Posted 02.15.2014 | Religion
Reverend William E. Flippin, Jr.

And there is the key to Christmas joy. The little-known secret of Christmas is that our joy is full when we study and learn from Mary as servant, God as servant, Jesus as servant, and become servants ourselves. When we do, our joy will be full.

We Serve You -- We Aren't Servants

Food Politic | Posted 05.15.2013 | Small Business
Food Politic

If we really wanted restaurants to pay their workers fairly, we would require them to pay their own workers and factor that expense into their prices -- much like every other business has ever had to do.

Meet The Best Waiter In The World

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.09.2012 | Food

To experience the best service on the globe, you'll have to journey to Japan, where Shin Miyazaki was recently honored as the world's best waiter. ...

You Might Not Be Tipping Enough

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 09.25.2012 | Money

Forget 15 percent. Or even 20 percent. The new normal in restaurant tipping is to give a full 25 to 30 percent of the tab, the New York Post reports. ...

Could Technology Replace The Waiter?

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.06.2012 | Business

No more waiting for the waiter? A growing number of restaurants are encouraging customers use tablet computers to order food and pay the bill, acco...

Astoria Characters: The Last Comic Riding (A Bike)

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 11.14.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Clark Gookin is long and lean like a telephone line, so he's not an easy fit for this tyke of a bike that's the color of a ripe Georgia peach.

"Phall-X" Commercial Spoofs Male Enhancement Drugs

Brian Normoyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Brian Normoyle

Here's an early taste of what to expect from me and the other series creators of the upcoming Servitude: The Series, a scripted comedy about six serve...

Some People Plan, Others Move to New York City

Michelle Cacciatore | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michelle Cacciatore

I spent so much time stressing about what I'm not doing that I didn't realize how lucky I was to be in this place, with these people, alive and turning another year older.

Astoria Characters: The Homemade Food Blogger

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

"The biggest thing about cooking is the story about it," says Amuse * Bouche blogger Bradley O'Bryan Hawks. "The story always makes the food taste better."

Mealtime Common Etiquette Mistakes & Dining What-If's

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Lisa Mirza Grotts

At the dining table, get comfortable with common etiquette Do's and Don'ts.

Table Etiquette: Two Different Styles of Eating

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

When it comes to dining in North America, there are two styles of eating: American and Continental. Both styles of dining are correct. The trick is to be comfortable with your choice.