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Tipping Wire

iqJuN8cYspYs.jpgHere's a very good look at the history of tipping in the US. Where it came from: "[T]he culprits were wealthy Americans, who traveled to Europe in the late 19th century. They aped the aristocrats they met, and sometimes went farther by out-tipping Europeans, prompting complaints that the American nouveaux riches were spoiling the servants." [Bloomberg via @qualityrye]

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