I can’t believe this is still a thing, or was even a thing in the first place, but Drew Brees caught some flack yesterday for leaving a $3 tip on a $74 bill about a month ago. Some ass-hat who works at a the Del Mar Rendezvous Chinese fusion restaurant in California snapped a picture of the receipt and posted it on Reddit, but failed to mention the receipt was for TAKE-OUT. Check out the receipt here:
Of course the internet immediately flipped out and called the New Orleans Saints $100million man “cheap”, as this photo makes it look like he dropped a 4% tip on dinner. Brees was quick to tweet to the world that the receipt was for takeout, and that he regularly tips upwards of 20% (the standard) when he sits down for a meal.
In case anyone still cares about this report: I tipped $3 on a takeout order. Had we sat down it would have been 20%+ http://t.co/Ktfnnl10pX
— Drew Brees (@drewbrees) July 31, 2013
The moment that tweet was sent out was time to get off D...