Wednesday, September 9, 2009

i'm in the prime of my life

let's make some music, make some money, find some models for wives…

Yesterday was National Literacy Day and I missed it…help out.

Tomorrow is the last day to register to vote for October 6 elections

Annnd today is 09/09/09. wacky. Celebrate?

In Downtown News:
A pretty fun song/video filmed Downtown (thanks Brian)
This crazy vodka is already at Landmark and is coming to more places (thanks Julie)
Some new bars are opening up this week

In Raleigh News:
The Comprehensive Plan was adopted yesterday
A pretty neat way to save on your electric bill (thanks Dan)
There was a health care rally last week in town (thanks Bob)
Get 2 for 1 at Locopops through the 13th (thanks @stoffey)

In Local-ish News:
That’s messed up Fayetteville…
Groceries are getting cheaper
A sorta [Greensboro] local guy doing well (thanks J.Ross)

In Irrelevant News:
I’d be interested to meet self proclaimed ‘regulars’
It would be wrong to suggest no one would care… (thanks J.Ross)
Jimmy Buffett is performing for the Walter Cronkite memorial today

Election events
Moore Square Farmer’s Market today
Crazy Wing Night feast at Tir Na nOg tonight
St. Bernardous tasting at Times tonight
The T’s are at nOg on Thursday
Kevin and Greg at 101 on Thursday
Thursday is cask night at Times

DL Hughley at Charlie Goodnights on Friday
Oktoberfest at Napper Tandy’s on Saturday
Free Symphony show in Moore Square on Saturday
Urban Sophisticates at Pour House on Saturday

What the Weather Holds:
Wed: Mostly Sunny 83° 63°
Thurs: Partly Cloudy 79° 60°
Fri: Cooler/Rainy 83° 60°

Fun Stuff:
Cool rugs
The Impossible Cool
More cool cardboard things (thanks @helenadagmar)

100 cocktails to try before you die – I think happy hour just got a lot more competitive looking…
388. If you don't know what a knob does, don't fool with it.
Take a listen to the first cd from the Big Star’s new box set

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
Hey, he was tired of people jumping in the road…

09.09.09 – heck of a hump day. Make it a good one!

Ashton Mae Smith