Comedy

Arguments and Grievances second-anniversary edition at Vine Street Pub

Over the past two years, Kevin O'Brien's weekly comedy event, Arguments and Grievances, has showcased some of Denver's finest comedic talent in a setting designed for maximum hysteria and controversy. Taking the the age-old format of binary debate performance, O'Brien hosts an evening of hilarious bickering over arbitrary topics like Punk vs. Heavy Metal, or Baths vs. Showers, each side going to increasingly spirited and maniacal lengths to linguistically destroy its opponent, and then letting audience applause decide the winner.

Last night the event celebrated its second birthday, and we were on hand to witness the Lincoln/Douglas style battle between some of the city's wildest characters. Here's a rundown of the night's heroes and villains.

See also: -Too Much Funstival comedians on how Denver's scene has evolved - Fine Gentleman's Club to record album at Comedy Works on Halloween - Kevin O'Brien on the These Things Matter podcast and Mile High Sci Fi - Squire Lounge Comedy Night: It lives! It lives!

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Josiah M. Hesse
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