Dave Chappelle stages "secret" show in Portland, Oregon, thousands show up to watch (with video)

Dave Chappelle, best known for Comedy Central's fantastic Chappelle Show and the weed movie Half Baked attempted to put on a free, secret show in Portland, Oregon on Tuesday night. I say "attempted" because the comedian, who publicized the show only through text messages and Twitter, expected about 200 people to show up. He got thousands instead. (At one point in the attached video, Chappelle estimates the crowd is around 4000 strong.) That was too big a group for the PA system, and the show had to be scrapped. Still, the video is amazing.

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