World Record Appreciation Society at Joe’s Pub

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There’s an intriguing event happening “uptown” tonight at Joe’s Pub. The Universal Record Database ( is hosting the World Record Apprecition Society in an evening of “eclectic performers setting unique world records.” The show description notes: World records set at previous events have ranged from ‘Most Cocktail Umbrellas Fit In Hair In One Minute’ to ‘Tallest Drawing Of A Midget’ to ‘Most Bananas Fit In A Pair Of Pants At Once.’ URDB are regular guests on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, and host thousands of unique records on their site.

“Our live events bring out a mix of individual bravery, group participation, hilarity, surprise and all-around general chaos,” says URDB co-founder and event host Dan Rollman. “We’ve seen everything from a wedding proposal to the world’s tallest carrot cake to 12 women standing on top of a man rolled up in a carpet.”

$12 // 9:30p // Joe’s Pub – 425 Lafayette