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Decide if the Comedian Who'll Be at HumBrews Tonight Is Funny Based on This Video of Him On Conan

"No one is more judged, in civilized society, than the standup comedian. Every twelve seconds, you’re rated." -Jerry Seinfeld

We are aware that Tuesday night is a hard sell, HumCo. You're still three days away from weekend relaxation or that next bender depending on how you roll. But if you're feeling rested, the Lowdown is here to inform you that Alex Koll -- AKA the comedian Savage Henry Magazine is having shipped in to perform at HumBrews tonight -- was recently on Conan which, by one metric, makes you hilarious, right?

But funny is subjective. Thus, in an attempt to help you decide if THIS is a Tuesday worth destroying Wednesday for, LoCO raided YouTube so that you may judge Koll's humor in advance. You're welcome. Less comedic Tuesday night options in your Lowdown below.

-Andrew Goff

EVENTS

Savage Henry presents Alex Koll

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $10 / 21+

Fresh off his appearance on Conan O'Brien, NY comedian Alex Koll and a "Special Guest" from SF will headline a comedy show opened by Ivy Vasquez, Dutch Savage and DrFoxmeat Foxmeats.

826-2739 / Web site

Eureka Farmers' Market

Old Town Gazebo / 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Locally grown produce and live music.

441-9999 /

Shelter Cove Farmers' Market

Machi Road / 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Locally grown produce.

Miranda Farmers' Market

Avenue Cafe / 2-5 p.m.

Located in front of the cafe. Sustainable farms sell local produce direct to the consumer. Runs from May through October.

943-3025 /

Happy Day

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 3-11 p.m. / Free

826-7222 / Web site

The Marvins

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 3-11 p.m. / Free

Portland, OR based Americana/folk duo!

826-7222 / Web site

Fortuna Farmers' Market

Fortuna / 3-6 p.m.

Located at 10th and L streets. Local farm-fresh produce.

Game Night

Crush / 5 p.m.

Don't be bored. Play board games.

Dale Winget

Cutten Inn / 6 p.m.

Local guitarist/vocalist.

The Living Rooms

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free

668-4151 / julie@madriverbrewing.com / Web site

Humboldt Cribbage Club

Moose Lodge / 6:15-9:30 p.m. / $7

Muggins! Get your weekly crib on.

444-3161 /

Cribbage Tournament

Logger Bar / 6:45 p.m.

Signups at 6:45 p.m. Play at 7 p.m. $5.

668-5000 / Web site

Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures & Spectacular Saints From The Catacombs

Northtown Books / 7 p.m.

Art historian and photographer Paul Koudounaris signs da books.

822-2834 / info@northtownbooks.com / Web site

Buddy Reed

Libation / 7-9 p.m.

Local bluesman gets low down. Accompanied by Andy Fihn.

825-7596 / Web site

Shugafoot

SpeakEasy / 7 p.m.

Local jazz/blues band gets it done.

444-2244 / Web site

Good and Evil Karaoke

Silver Lining / 8 p.m.

Karaoke. In an airport.

839-0304 / Web site

Sunny Brae Jazz

Six Rivers Brewery / 8 p.m.

Local jazz and southern fried chicken night.

839-7580 / Web site

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 8 p.m.

Your Lowdown will go on the record as saying that Chris Clay is Humboldt's most pro karaoke jockey. We know this stuff.

800-684-2464 / Web site

Electric Gravy

Eureka Inn / 8-11 p.m.

Electronica, jazz improvisational trio.

497-6093 / Web site

Koffin Kats, Companion Animal, DJs Pressure Anya

Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / $10 / 21+

Psychobilly, local rock, butt shakin' DJs.

497-6093 / twang4strings@yahoo.com / Web site

MOVIES

Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre