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This Is Awkward

May 17, 2023

What do you do when you go out to eat with your parents and they are the world's worst tippers? 

That's the dilemma facing our anonymous writer this week. Their parents have a tipping rule that hasn't changed in 20 years, and while it might have been okay then, it's not cutting it now. They don't want to offend their parents, but also don't want to leave a poor tip. They've tried dropping hints and leaving extra cash, but nothing seems to work. What should they do?


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