Thursday, April 10, 2008

Thursday's Update

Boring downtown news, good events, good fun.

In downtown news:
New rules for parking decks in downtown
Raleigh’s soo prettty...
Capital City Grocery will sharpen your knives, scissors, and other sharp things…

In Raleigh news:
Art to Wear Fashion Show is tonight – if you’ve never been, I highly recommend it!
Voter registration is up – have you registered??
More mascots for Raleigh

In local-ish news:
The state may give car insurance companies control of rates
Yahoo and Google make friendly
Germany finally has a speed limit

In irrelevant news:
Ashlee Simpson is engaged
MySpace will do TV now too...
New pictures of Elvis were found

The Mint will be having live Jazz on Friday night
Tonight at Jax (7 oclock) there is a fundraiser for NCSU Relay for Life (thanks Lisa)
Also on tonight, win stuff at Lucky B’s
Free wine tasting at Sono on Friday
Saturday, Capital City Grocery is having a wine sampling
Gov’t Mule is playing outside of Lincoln on Sunday
Spamalot opens next Tuesday

A few ‘Save the Dates’:
April 21 the Dept. of City Planning is hosting a ‘non-traditional planning charrette’ at Tir Na Nog
May 10 is a ways off – but Old Time is selling super cheap BBQ that day

Fun Stuff:
So, its no ‘Stuff White People Like’ but it isssss ‘Stuff Nobody Likes’
It’s not in English – but it’s 3D art made of fruit
Now you don’t have to have self restraint

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
Venezuelans would rather their kids see Baywatch…

Happy Thursday all!