Tuesday, August 25, 2009

after all of this is gone

who’d you rather be? the beatles or the rolling stones? (thanks Chris)

sorry for the delay – I was giving blood – like all the cool kids are doing today.

In Downtown News:
Blount Street Commons update
DowntownRaleigh.com wants to give you free stuff
Some Tuesday Mad Men type history for you

In Raleigh News:
They changed their mind about dogs outside
The Ale House is doing a pretty great looking local Beerfest this weekend (thanks Tom)
The DMV is finally making it more annoying to get a license

In Local-ish News:
Lowes is going to Australia
Wikipedia is getting editing controls
Michael Jackson’s death ruled homicide

In Irrelevant News:
Free chicken and free ice cream
Noted. Do not use bathrooms in Australia. (thanks J.Ross)
What if Bob Dylan was the voice on your GPS?

Saucer is having an IPA showdown tonight
DLA social on Wednesday at Tobacco Road
Wednesday is Slider Night at Tir Na Nog
FashionSPARK winner are being announced Wednesday
Moore Square Farmers Market Wednesday
Tim Wilson is at Charlie Goodnights on Thursday
Thursday at Comedy Worx is a Comedy Night fundraiser for SAFEchild
Breakfast Club at Lincoln on Friday

What the Weather Holds:
Tues: Some clouds 90° 71°
Wed: Some clouds 92° 69°
Thurs: Some clouds 92° 69°

Fun Stuff:
A cool looking bridge
A crazy grill

A flappers dictionary

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
“Man leaves kid in car, goes to strip club”

Happy Tuesday folks – go give blood. Somewhere. Come on, it’s not like you need it…

Ashton Mae Smith