Food blogs tend to give the issue of race a wide berth, but Michael Y. Park over at Epicurious has a sobering post about tipping and ethnicity thats a must-read. Park doesnt take any position on the question itself, but he reminds us what a charged topic it really is: Aside from relevant links to vitriolic waiter blogs, theres a mesmerizing video of a woman who had a run-in with a waiter after leaving an $8 tip on a $164 check. We wont say how the video ends, but its not so safe for work.
Tipping Stereotypes [Epicurious]