Stand-Up for Gustavo Rivera and the 33rd

Date: Thursday, July 1, 2010 Time: 8:00pm - 10:00pm Location: Lolita Bar Street: 266 Broome Street (Corner of Allen St.) City/Town: New York, NY

Join us for another brilliant comedy fundraiser for Gustavo Rivera. As we all know, Gustavo is the strongest candidate in this race and the only candidate who can actually beat Pedro Espada, Jr in New York's 33rd district. As an exemplary progressive, Gustavo brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in politics, education, labor, housing and will work for incredibly hard for community when elected.

Admission: $25. $50, $100, $250 or other ____ Tickets will be sold at the door (checks preferred)

HOST: Edgar Rivera featured every first Wednesday of the month at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe

WITH: Baratunde Thurston is a writer and comedian, host of Discovery's "The Future Of...," editor for The Onion: America's Finest News Source, and currently working on his soon to be released book entitled "How To Be Black"

John Fugelsang is the son of an ex nun and Franciscan brother, a former VH1 VJ and host of "America's Funniest Home Videos", has had over 20 appearances on Bill Maher's "Politically Incorrect", and won countless of comedy awards for his stand up and one-man show, "All the Wrong Reasons"

Jamie Kilstein is a comedian and writer whose work has been featured in The Huffington Post, McSweeney's, SIRIUS radio, and currently hosts the internet talk radio show Citizen Radio along with political columnist Allison Kilkenny

John Knefel is a stand-up comedian and writer, frequently featured in The Huffington Post

And More TBA!

Produced by Jessica Flores

We laugh for the night, but this race is dead serious. This is one of the most important races of the year and Gustavo Rivera is the best prepared and strongest candidate to clean up Albany.

Gustavo can only succeed with supporters like you. You will be making a huge difference in whether Albany continues to run in the same dysfunctional manner or whether leaders like Gustavo Rivera can properly and effectively represent the Bronx.

Thank you for your contribution and welcome to the team.

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  1. I am a U.S. citizen or lawfully admitted permanent resident (i.e., green card holder).
  2. This contribution is made from my own funds, and funds are not being provided to me by another person or entity for the purpose of making this contribution.
  3. I am at least eighteen years old.

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