r/antiwork Jan 14 '22 Wholesome 10 Silver 5 Helpful 16

So sorry, I'm broke so I can only pay you $77 for my food. You were great though.

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u/matchak7 Jan 14 '22

Tips are stupid

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u/AussieJonesNoelzy Jan 15 '22

Tips should be extra reward for excellent service. Not to earn the bare minimum for their labour. If business can't afford to pay their staff a liveable wage, then the business shouldn't exist. Isn't that what these free market fetishists keep bragging about while calling workers socialist or communists for wanting to earn enough to put food on the table.

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u/TheShapeShiftingFox Jan 15 '22

Reminds me of how a “bonus” in corporate is also guaranteed on the big position no matter what they did that year. While it should also be for particularly good results only