How Not To Show A Restaurant That You're Annoyed :(

What’s more obnoxious than leaving a few pennies on the restaurant table as a tip to make a point? Try writing in a tip of two cents on your credit-card slip, then leaving a passive-aggressive note with a smiley face.


A customer left this tip after brunch at an unnamed Chicago restaurant, and the waitress who received it was angry enough to submit it to a local dining blog. “A smiley face will never negate the fact that you’re a douchebag,” the waitress wrote in her e-mail to the blogger. No, it won’t. It makes the customer even more obnoxious.

The Biggest A-Hole In The World?! [312 Dining Diva]

Want more consumer news? Visit our parent organization, Consumer Reports, for the latest on scams, recalls, and other consumer issues.