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04-09-2017, 19:53   #21
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Should people start tipping the poor people that work in McDonalds?
I would if they smiled or got my order right
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04-09-2017, 20:27   #22
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yes actually i have! although they were gourmet burgers when i trained many many years ago as a commis chef under a very strict regime where pots and sometimes other things including knives were thrown in the direction of the commis if he was too slow during service. it was alowly start but we could only dream of 10 ph or actually it was about 1.20-1.50ph in the 70,s.
Bu we learnt a lot from starting out at the bottom, unlike today when they think they are owed a living
They don't think they're owed a living, they work for a living; and from the few occasions that I do go into Macdonalds, they work very hard too!
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04-09-2017, 20:38   #23
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A little off topic, but about MacD's.

Next time you buy a cheese burger, save the cheese to take home, and eat the rest. When at home try to melt the cheese with a flame, you may be surprised.

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04-09-2017, 21:00   #24
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Good luck to them.
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A little off topic, but about MacD's.

Next time you buy a cheese burger, save the cheese to take home, and eat the rest. When at home try to melt the cheese with a flame, you may be surprised.

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Sounds like a VIZ Top Tip. Does it turn into a ten pound note?
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04-09-2017, 22:01   #25
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yes actually i have! although they were gourmet burgers when i trained many many years ago as a commis chef under a very strict regime where pots and sometimes other things including knives were thrown in the direction of the commis if he was too slow during service. it was alowly start but we could only dream of 10 ph or actually it was about 1.20-1.50ph in the 70,s.
Bu we learnt a lot from starting out at the bottom, unlike today when they think they are owed a living
1.20 per hour in 1975 is the equivalent of 11.50 now
http://inflation.stephenmorley.org/
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