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#307774 - 08/03/18 09:48 PM John Stossel: The War on Tipping
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Union protestors and celebrity advocates have decided that waiters' tips aren't big enough...

As usual, those who want the government to decide that workers must be paid more insist that "women and minorities" are hurt by the market.

But waitress Alcieli Felipe is a minority and a woman. She says the celebrities and politicians should butt out.

Thanks to tips, Felipe says in my new internet video, she makes "$25 an hour. By the end of the year, $48,000 to $50,000."

She understands that if government raises the minimum, "It'll be harder for restaurants to keep the same amount of employees... (T)he busboy will be cut."

She's right...

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQ64bknMOfo

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#307779 - 08/04/18 03:26 AM Re: John Stossel: The War on Tipping [Re: Golem]
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Conservatives like John Stossel are so cheap and chintzy. Hmm
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#307783 - 08/04/18 02:59 PM Re: John Stossel: The War on Tipping [Re: Golem]
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1. Stossel is not against tipping.

2. As for me, I'm a good tipper and I always tip more than the minimum.

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#307785 - 08/04/18 03:41 PM Re: John Stossel: The War on Tipping [Re: Golem]
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You're a RINO, Golem.

Do you even watch Fox News?

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#307789 - 08/04/18 06:18 PM Re: John Stossel: The War on Tipping [Re: Greger]
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Originally Posted By: Greger
You're a RINO, Golem.

Do you even watch Fox News?

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I'm not a RINO but I've been accused of being one, also being a liberal. grin

I rarely watch Fox News or any of the other news channels these days.

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#307796 - 08/05/18 02:46 AM Re: John Stossel: The War on Tipping [Re: Golem]
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It's tough to be moderate these days.
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