Early philosophers often engaged in debates concerning the nature of humor, posing each other enigmatic questions beginning with "What's the deal with" and ending with "Am I right?" Indulge in classic rhetoric with today's Groupon: for $5, you get one ticket to the Jin Dali-Wood Squares comedy show at Fair Grinds Coffeehouse (a $10 value). Choose from the following show dates:
• Friday, June 24 at 8 p.m.
• Saturday, June 25 at 8 p.m.
• Sunday, June 26 at 8 p.m.
Comedian Christian Champagne satirizes local political heavyweights during the Jin Dali-Wood Squares comedy show, conveying common worldly frustrations with a series of monologues, sketches, and rants. Fair Grinds' independent, environmentally friendly coffeehouse prides itself on its fair-trade coffees, organic teas, and penchant for repurposing berets into stylish napkin holders. Chuckle seekers of all ages can bring their favorite pooches to the dog-friendly establishment and marvel at the local artists' displays while munching on flaky pastries. Community organizations gather frequently at the social hub, giving it a strong feeling of local camaraderie and of being back in a simpler time—when kids walked uphill both ways to school with their shoes on their hands.