I wish I could get paid to go to school, but, alas, one of the undeniable perks of being a twenty-something college student at the moment is that while I attempt to enrich my understanding of the world and better myself through formal education, I also get to submit myself to hours of restaurant-service work and still accumulate thousands of dollars of student loan debt for later. 1,095 more words
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Today, I’ll discuss one of my favourite paradoxes, and unravel it. It’s called the Waiter Paradox.
What is a Paradox?
The dictionary definition says that a paradox is “A seemingly absurd or contradictory statement or proposition which when investigated may prove to be well founded or true”. 618 more words
My first job was waitressing and what a horrible job it was. Don’t get me wrong, it had it’s perks like we got free sandwiches at lunch and you got free drinks and a coffee in the morning and SOME of the staff are nice but other than that, I thought that waitressing was a nightmare. 1,245 more words