Today's Top Event: Big Fat Year End Kiss Off Comedy Show XVI. With Will Durst, Johnny Steele, Jim Short, Steven Kravitz and Arthur Gaus as well as improvisation artists Debi Durst and Mike Bossier at the Bankhead Theater.
Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critics recommend: Hanukkah Dinner Specials at Saul's in Berkeley.
On the Town: Going out tonight? Catch Mark Fromm performing acoustic folk and rock with Scott Waters at North Oakland's eco-friendly Nomad Cafe.
Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out slo-mo Mentos and Diet Coke explosion.
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