Subtle ways bartenders get customers to tip more, according to an actual bartender

Subtle ways bartenders get customers to tip more, according to an actual bartender

As a bartender, I earn a baseline hourly wage that’s well below the minimum wage. The same is true for bartenders in many parts of the United States. So it should come as no surprise that the vast majority of us depend on the generosity of your tips to pay...

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JOHN LENNON’S “OTHER” LOVER MAY PANG

JOHN LENNON’S “OTHER” LOVER MAY PANG

Rock legend John Lennon was killed by a gunshot fired by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980, outside his New York apartment. Since Lennon’s tragic death, there’s been much speculation and rumor surrounding his personal life and his music. It’s no secret that John’s widow, Yoko Ono, has endured...

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I Tried 5 Over – The – Counter Hangover Cures. This Is What Worked!

I Tried 5 Over – The – Counter Hangover Cures. This Is What Worked!

You know what a hangover is. It follows a long night out, and may prompt questions like: Why am I so sweaty? Where did that bruise come from? Whose number is on my forearm? Even though you may feel like you’re dying after a night of heavy drinking, the medical...

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HOWARD STERN was a guest on Ellen

HOWARD STERN was a guest on Ellen

– By  Erin Bromhead – Judging by the amount of giddy praise she heaped upon him during their interview, I’m going to go ahead and assume that Ellen hasn’t read his 1995 book, Miss America. Yes, I know it was written 25-years ago, and, yes, I know he’s famous for being...

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TRAPPED!

TRAPPED!

By Allison Torresi Of course we all feel trapped when were at work. Knowing there’s absolutely nowhere to go until that clock strikes, well… 4am for me. Besides dealing with the unending clock and obnoxious people, the most caged feeling is when you are stuck in a situation and physically...

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A Naked Truth Halloween with Alice Copper

A Naked Truth Halloween with Alice Copper

Chauncé Hayden: Is it shocking in your opinion that you, the Stones, Iggy Pop and a few others are still performing after so many years? Alice Cooper: I think that there’s something about being the last of your breed. Same thing with Rod Stewart and Elton John. Everyone from that...

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WHO ME?

WHO ME?

By Allison Torres Last week I had to endure a case of mistaken identity and this week people cannot be bothered to even remember who I am. Given, my bar is high volume and turns a lot of customers but I can damn well remember every regular, every story, and...

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A LOOK BACK IN TIME AT MY ONE ON ONE WITH THE LEGENDARY TRIPLE H

A LOOK BACK IN TIME AT MY ONE ON ONE WITH THE LEGENDARY TRIPLE H

– By Chaunce Hayden – You’ve held the WWF Championship title many times. But does a title really mean anything when the matches are predetermined? When a company like the WWF takes you and puts you in the position to win the championship title for an extended period of time,...

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3 BARTENDERS REVEAL THE DIRTIEST SECRETS ABOUT THEIR JOB

3 BARTENDERS REVEAL THE DIRTIEST SECRETS ABOUT THEIR JOB

Get the straight scoop from the mouths of real mixologists BY MARKHAM HEID &  CASSIE SHORTSLEEVE Ever order a gin and tonic, but think your bartender only heard ‘tonic’? Or maybe you’ve wondered if there’s a guaranteed way to get your drink quicker. We went behind the bar for secrets...

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