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mattsm84
comment|67793|61238

Do write oddly? I never felt so. Maybe your should blame my sixth grade comp teacher, Mrs. Jowett.

Dec 27, 2015 10:29 Report Abuse

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royceH
comment|67896|27883

I think my two bob's worth was directed to someone who wrote something a bit odd and who has since deleted the comment. Can't think of any reason I would've been pointing at your good self.

Jan 03, 2016 21:07 Report Abuse

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Spiderboenz
comment|67517|98319

Excuses, excuses.

Dec 16, 2015 11:29 Report Abuse

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Quinn68
comment|67515|28680

It sounds as if all the reasons the author mentioned are simply excuses b/c she was unwilling to face the "real world" back in the States. There are very few reasons to justify staying in China, let alone going back to it. The only thing I agree with is not having to tip in China. Many of the waiters back in the US feel as if they're entitled to a gratuity w/o actually making the effort to earn it.

Dec 16, 2015 10:24 Report Abuse

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Guest14306758
comment|67561|1589639

You can only be jaded when you make 10 times as much as the locals without lifting a finger, life is so boring.

Dec 17, 2015 08:01 Report Abuse

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dongbeiren
comment|67567|303147

I guess you're not a teacher if you make ten times as much as the locals

Dec 17, 2015 09:26 Report Abuse

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wakethenight
comment|67514|310533

Would've agreed with everything, but then you mentioned that you didn't want to tip the person who brought you your food. Do you know how much those people make back in the States? They make half the minimum wage because the State assumes they'll make the rest in tips. Sometimes they do, a lot of times they don't. Great way to end the article *sarcasm*.

Dec 16, 2015 10:02 Report Abuse

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Guest1005644
comment|67538|111738

It's against the law to pay below minimum wage. Maybe they are underemployed, but they can always pick up a second part-time job. I have ƒamily members currently working as servers, they make a killing almost every shiƒt. We're talking $200+ ƒor 4-6 hours, at a chain restaurant!!! You must be a server at Denny's or some other crappy diner.

Dec 16, 2015 16:41 Report Abuse

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Brian_H87
comment|67513|1596540

I completely agree! Straight forward well written article.

Dec 16, 2015 09:54 Report Abuse