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Tips for Jesus: Crudo bartender gets $2,500

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A Phoenix bartender is the latest recipient of "Tips for Jesus". It's a movement across the country where customers leave huge gratuities to spread the wealth this Christmas season.

Micah Olson was bartending at his restaurant, Crudo, in Central Phoenix on Tuesday when a couple came in and ordered an expensive whiskey. He engaged them in conversation for a while and when they were done they asked that he take a picture holding the bill. He agreed, not really knowing why until he saw the amount entered on the tip line: $2,500 on a $570 bill. It was signed "Tips For Jesus" and included the message: "Best Restaurant in Phoenix. Visit Micah at Crudo."

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