Friday, September 18, 2009

the smoke alarm is going off

and there’s a cigarette, still burning…

You are going to SPARKcon, right??

Dear Friday, it’s so nice to see you…

In Downtown News:
Check out the Barrel Monster this weekend!
Charlie Goodnights is giving away a lot of things (thanks @DTRLiveWorkPlay)
Greg Cox reviews Busy Bee

In Raleigh News:
Early voting has started!!
Southwest is moving and more airport news
The Durham Bulls are winners!

In Local-ish News:
Deli in Wilmington made a 79 ft cheese steak (thanks J.Ross)
MLS will suspend league play during World Cup opening rounds
Addidas and Puma are making friedly!

In Irrelevant News:
Two Carolina basketball players made a twitter bet (thanks J.Ross)
Binge drinking gives you hangovers and makes you feel bad…
Katherine Heigl and Josh Kelley adopted a baby

What’s up in the triangle this weekend
SparkCON runs through Sunday
ZOSO is at Lincoln tonight
919 United is Saturday (thanks Tyler)
Cool Raleigh history on Saturday
A theatre fundraiser on Sunday at Amras
Down By the Tracks SPCA benefit is on Sunday
Wine dinner at 42nd street on Sunday

What the Weather Holds:
Thurs: Cooler, showers possible 79° 66°
Fri: Rainy 82° 66°
Sat: Cooler/Rainy 76° 64°

Fun Stuff:
For my outdoorsy friends
How well do you know Fast Food? (thanks Chris)
Apparently you all really want to hear this voicemail clip from a crazy guy. I thought this was old news. The 67 of you who have sent it to me apparently disagreed. :)
I can see us totally doing this to Antoine (thanks Chris)

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
In a trash can?? Really?? (thanks Chris)

Today’s Sign that We Just Might Make it After All:
See – all Dad’s love adorable little girls. Even ones that throw back the foul ball they caught…

Make it a good one folks! Hope to see many of you out and about this weekend!

Ashton Mae Smith