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12 Reasons Why Your Next Server Deserves A Gift

Servers are the heroes we need but don't deserve tbh. With your next tip, give yours a Holiday Scratchers® from the California Lottery — it could be the best gratuity they've ever earned.

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1. They've been stiffed on huge checks when the service was flawless.

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2. Missing a shift without getting coverage isn't an option. Like, ever.

3. They force more laughs than a game show host.

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4. And they can do nothing but deal with it when a party of 17 comes in five minutes before closing.

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But, like, really? You're doing this?

5. They deal with chefs. Chefs can be pretty intense.

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It's just common knowledge in the biz.

6. They can do nothing but oblige when they're lied to right to their faces.

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7. But seeing their favorite regular can save their entire day.

8. Even though they're always getting blamed by others for the kitchen's blunders.

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9. And if they're really makin' those tips, they're not catchin' those Z's.

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Three clopens, two doubles, and 7 hours of sleep total in three days. That's the server's life.

10. Their "paydays" are nothing to get jazzed about.

11. They have stress dreams about the littlest work flubs.

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"OMG I never brought that lady her ranch."

12. But at the end of the day, a great customer can make up for everyone else's general awfulness.

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Be the human equivalent to the party of 34 who asks for one check: Treat your next server to Holiday Scratchers® from the California Lottery with your tip of at least 20%. ;)