Why tipping is an American custom
Tipping is a quintessential American custom. In the U.S. consumers tip for services ranging from baggage handlers at the airport to housekeepers at hotels, and from bartenders to Uber drivers. But according to some analysts, tipping has created an environment where restaurant servers are subjected to low pay and sexual harassment. The coronavirus pandemic has only exacerbated those problems.
Fri, Mar 19 202110:15 AM EDT