How much do you tip the doorman who hits on your wife?

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By Teri Karush Rogers  |
December 10, 2010 - 4:48PM

Over on Brownstoner's forum, they're comparing notes on holiday tipping.  One Brooklynite breaks things down thusly, starting with the dog walker and ending with the Lothario at the door:  "I'm sure $50 is just fine. We've had several occasions where the dogwalker has come by on the weekends and on short notice. Our super is underpaid and overworked, and the nanny is worth the bonus. The doorman who hits on my wife gets nothing, so it evens out."  (

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