Thursday, July 16, 2009

on and on and on we go just like a carousel

that's lost control and we don't know why, we don't know why, we go and go and go in circles… (thanks Tom)

Your ‘must watch’ today, compliments of J.Ross, is the Zach Galifianakis make of Kanye’s new song – first under fun stuff.

In Downtown News:
Super cool Downtown history
Music at the Capitol, coming soon!
518 West wants to share their recipes

In Raleigh News:
Alltel in North Hills has closed
Picasso exhibit is coming to Durham
More transit thoughts

In Local-ish News:
The World Games open today!
Wondering where your money went? (thanks J.Ross)
Walmart is going to start developing and posting ‘eco-ratings’

In Irrelevant News:
What will become of Crossword Puzzles?
When drunk, most will follow beer (thanks J.Ross)
I mind robbers less when they’re honest (thanks J.Ross)

Get a free pretzel at J.Betski’s tonight
Jimmie’s Chicken Shack is at Pour House tonight
Parmalee is at Pour House on Friday
Cameron Village Sidewalk sale is this weekend
‘Food, Inc’ is playing at Colony this weekend (thanks Lisa)
Austrian Wine dinner at Pooles on Sunday

What the Weather Holds:
Thurs: Cloudy/Rainy [noted as being uncomfortably hot – awesome] 94° 75°
Fri: Cloudy/Rainy 88° 72°
Thurs: Partly Cloudy 85° 72°

Fun Stuff:
"What if two farmers from North Carolina set out to make their own Kanye West music video...and succeeded?"
Apparently even baby animals don’t always place nice (thanks Emily)
Animals with casts [cute/funny but with some profanity]

How to open a banana – the right way… [youtube]
Loving this comic series (thanks Emily)
100 abandoned houses

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
“Right, because animated bottles cause kids to drink.”

Ashton Mae Smith