Thursday, September 17, 2009

stars are dancing on the water here tonight

it’s good for the soul, and there’s not a soul in sight…

In Downtown News:
SparkCon starts today! [you might as well look – you wont move this weekend without running into it…]
Noir is officially open
Third Eye Blind is coming to Lincoln October 14

In Raleigh News:
Zoes Kitchen opened in Oberlin Court annnnd it’s delicious. Do check it out! And another will go in North Hills East?
Station No. 9 got a green roof
I haven’t seen a good cafeteria brawl in yearrrrs!

In Local-ish News:
The folks from Burts Bees are trying to set a wacky world record today (thanks @ginnyskal)
The arrested a guy in the death of the girl from Yale
Mary of Peter, Paul, and Mary has died

In Irrelevant News:
Jay-Z beat Elvis? Whoa.
Warren Buffett can’t check his voicemail. Thereby, the world collapsed.
Bon Jovi supports Nirvana

The new season of Always Sunny in Philadelphia premiers tonight!!!
Old Habits CD release party at Pour House tonight
SparkCON starts today and runs through Sunday

ZOSO is at Lincoln on Friday
919 United is Saturday (thanks Tyler)
Down By the Tracks SPCA benefit is on Sunday
Wine dinner at 42nd street on Sunday

What the Weather Holds:
Wed: Cooler/Rainy 85° 70°
Thurs: Cooler/Rainy 82° 68°
Fri: Cooler/Rainy 82° 68°

Fun Stuff:
Top 100 Urban Thinkers
Bus Stops of the Future
Cool typography animation

Cool before/after photos from Hurricane Ike (thanks Charlie)
It’s Lovely – I’ll take it!

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
Tyler Hansborough is in a commercial – with a puppy. [youtube] (thanks Tim)

Happy Thursday folks!!

Ashton Mae Smith