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Amy Schumer Gives a $1,000 Tip to Hamilton Bartenders

Holy Hamilton! Comedian Amy Schumer went to see the beloved musical this weekend and gave quite a presidential tip to the theater’s bartending staff.

She added cool $1000 for a tab of just $77. That’s an approximately 1230% tip. Which is crazy. Fortunately for you skeptics, actress, singer and bartender Madeleine DeJohn posted the following photographic evidence of Schumer’s generous tip:

And then @amyschumer comes into your work and does something amazing #hamilton #amyschumer

A photo posted by Madeleine DeJohn (@madeleinedejohn) on

She told Gothamist that this wasn’t the first time Schumer has visited the show and tipped heftily:

When she came to the bar a few months ago and put $80 in our tip jar, I went up to her and thanked her and she basically was like, ‘Of course, I’ve been there, I get it, you guys are great.’ I’ve never encountered this kind of generosity before.”

According to the staff, this was the biggest tip they’ve ever received from one client.

Abhhhhhh #hamilton #bunk

A photo posted by @amyschumer on


A photo posted by @amyschumer on

[h/t Gothamist]




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