Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Tuesday's Update

Happy Super Tuesday folks. And Happy Fat Tuesday too.

In downtown news:
Thai food coming to downtown
Watch the Civic Center get built
Thoughts on RBC Plaza

In Raleigh news:
Transit news
Raleigh’s heliport will remain open
City Council will vote tonight on Stage 2 water restrictions

In local-ish news:
Robotic gas pumps – I’m sure I could come up with a worse idea if I tried
Bono is auctioning art now
Now your iphone can store more stuff

In irrelevant news:
Could we see the end of the writers strike?
Jamie Lynn doesn’t like her mom, and Justin Timberlake news
Double dipping does spread germs!

Old Habits is playing tonight at the Big Easy (thanks Antoine)
All the cool kids are giving blood tomorrow.
Thursday is a wine tasting at Zely and Ritz
Feb 12 is national free pancake day seriously…

Fun Stuff:
I don’t know that anyone who didn’t go to my high school will think this is funny, but
Broughtonites, get ready to laugh your face off. (thanks Tim)
This is one of my favorites,
the Champagne chair contest
Puppy Bowl 2008 this runs during the Super Bowl and is one of the most adorable things you’ll ever see (thanks Anne)

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
Some fun news stories

Hope everyone has a great day!