All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Slate’

Amy Schumer Stunned by Sudden Fame

Amy Schumer says the success of her Comedy Central show Inside Amy Schumer took her by surprise. “When the ratings first came in, [Comedy Central] was like, ‘Oh, um, 3 million people watched last night.’ I was like, ‘What?’ It sounded like an accident,” Schumer recently told TV Guide. When asked about comparisons to actress and comedian Kristin Wiig, Schumer’s …

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Restaurant Owner says Tips Do Disservice to Workers

Jay Porter, the owner and team leader over at the Linkery had an epiphany one day, and decided his San Diego restaurant should axe its tipping policy in favor of an 18 percent service charge on every check. That percentage, he says, is less than their tip average was before the change, and yet had magnanimous results on the workers …

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