McDonald's to workers: Don't forget to tip pool boy Published: December 6, 2013

Bad move, McDonald's? As fast food workers walked off the job in 100 cities Thursday amid demands for higher pay, the fast food giant thought it was a good idea to dish out some holiday tip suggestions to its employees — like how much to tip your massage therapist or pool cleaner, according to Newser.

Posted on its employee resource website, the now-deleted suggestions, including one week's pay for your au pair, add up to hundreds of dollars or more — pretty steep for employees who largely earn just above minimum wage, NBC News reports, though it notes the guide also said to tip based on "your budget."

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