Waiter Rant: Thanks for the Tip – Confessions of a Cynical Waiter: A Review from an Observant Customer

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It was a busy night for the restaurant I was in. It was a Friday night, not to mention payday for most of us. Almost everyone was shelling out money and having fun. A woman sitting in the middle of the room with three kids caught my attention. She was well dressed, and so were [...]

I DON’T JUST TALK TO FOOD. I WRITE TO THEM TOO.

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My friends and family think I’m a bad case of psychology because I talk to food (i.e. I whisper to my Cheddar Jalapeño Cheetos sort of torturing them before their grisly demise). I refuse to be affected—until I started writing/typing letters to food and leaving not just junk food crumbs, but saliva on my keyboard [...]

Singapore: A Gastronomic Tour

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Singapore – It looks like things eased up a bit in Singapore. Ten years ago, when I went there for the holidays, it seemed that following the rules was everything people obsessed about. No eating in the train, no spitting, no chewing gum, no littering, no smoking, no fun, no life. “You say something bad [...]