I Lied My Way Into the Upper Echelons of the Restaurant Industry
After my job prospects as a line cook fell through, I started lying my way through interviews for different waitstaff jobs. And even though I landed some jobs, I was a disaster in the dining room.
This Waiter Got Fired for Pretending to Have Cancer to Get Better Tips
The server was let go when reports emerged of him taking very generous tips after spinning some yarn about how he required cancer treatment.
How I Almost Died Pretending to Be a Vegetarian in College
I didn't think of myself as a pretend vegetarian lying to my friends. I told myself that I was just a vegetarian who kept having meat accidents with my mouth.