When a group of Austinites walked into Joe’s Bakery on East Seventh Street Wednesday morning, they thought they’d be enjoying a few breakfast tacos and a steaming hot cup of joe on a chilly morning. What they didn’t realize was that they’d get an uplifting story of hope, positivity and holiday cheer.

Photo: Tareen Alam

Tareen Alam was grabbing breakfast with her coworker, a graphic designer at Bumble, and George Resch (a.k.a. Tank Sinatra, a.k.a. the man behind Tank’s Good News on Instagram) when they were approached by a woman who handed out Christmas cards to the entire restaurant.

I was out to breakfast with my @bumble peeps and I told her “you don’t know who you just handed a card to”

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