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It's Pretty Damn Awkward Being a Lefty Waitress in the Politely Racist South It's Pretty Damn Awkward Being a Lefty Waitress in the Politely Racist South

I was understaffed the day of the eclipse, and it was fucking stressful. I work in the restaurant industry in upstate South Carolina at one of those hip taco places with margaritas and extreme fusion food. (We serve chicken-and-waffle tacos.) On August 21, my town, which was in the path of totality, experienced an…

The Racist History of Tipping  The Racist History of Tipping 

Tipping is a norm in the U.S. But it hasn’t always been this way. Tipping was considered “un-American” and “undemocratic” when rich Americans began to adopt the practice in the mid-1800s. By the end of the Civil War, tipping had spread throughout the country. According to research by Saru Jayaraman and Teófilo Reyes…

Free Advice for White People: Maybe Don't Do a 'Hip-Hop Breakfast Cafe' Called 'Me So Hungry' Free Advice for White People: Maybe Don't Do a 'Hip-Hop Breakfast Cafe' Called 'Me So Hungry'

An Iowa couple has taken it upon themselves to spruce up and bring a “funky” new edge to the concept of breakfast with—and this is real—a hip-hop-themed breakfast cafe called Me So Hungry. The couple is white.

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