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Attendant Extortion

balth175nyc.jpgBusiness Insider's Henry Blodget submits this rant about bathroom attendees — inspired by a visit to NYC's Balthazar — arguing that practice is "uncomfortable and degrading" for both customer and the attendant. Blodget calls for an elimination of the practice altogether, writing that tipping the attendant is essentially "extortion-by-guilt." [BI] [Photo: Facebook]

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