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12/16/2010 04:17 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

David Sedaris' Tip Jar

Sedaris says he left a tip jar on his signing table at a book tour and made a grand total of $4,000. At the end of his "best evening", in Dallas, he said, he made $530. "I told people it was all for me to spend on candy," he explained. "They were delighted because it's funny to give money to someone who doesn't need it."

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