On Flavorpill: Events Today in NYC, SF, LA, and CHI


If you’re in New York: Tonight’s SWEET comedy show at the Slipper Room features some funny people Judd Apatow hasn’t managed to recruit just yet.

If you’re in Los Angeles: Skylight Books hosts a party for all those tackling Infinite Summer, the project to read David Foster Wallace’s gargantuan Infinite Jest in its entirely. Unlike the summer reading you did as a child, this won’t require a book report at the end.

If you’re in San Francisco: John Doe & the Sadies make beautiful alt-country music together at the Great American Music Hall, with a special appearance by our girl Jill Sobule.

If you’re in Chicago: Born Yesterday (the 1950 version, not the one starring Melanie Griffith) screens at Grant Park as part of the Chicago Outdoor Film Festival..

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