Monday, October 19, 2009

come on and meet me round the back

just after midnight, don’t be cruel and make me wait…

sorry for the delay folks – I think the next few weeks may look like this…

In Downtown News:
More on the kabob place
Cool fountains by the Convention Center
Try out for Wheel of Fortune this weekend

In Raleigh News:
Suggest that the Raleigh Greenway gets mapped by Google Maps
NC State is teaming up with Honda
Monster Jam is coming back

In Local-ish News:
We’ve got more Swine Flu vaccine
Some thoughts on the Chinese Drywall issue
Carlyle & Co is closing all its stores

In Irrelevant News:
Planning for visiting the fair
I want someone to promise me a snow-free winter (thanks J.Ross)
Ways not to steal a go-kart (thanks J.Ross)

Cherry Bounce Festival Runs all week!
Open Mic at Deep South tonight
Ribs, Bourbon, and Beer at Tir Na Nog on Wednesday
Junior League’s Shopping SPREE! Starts on Thursday

WiFi gets kicked on Friday
Couture for a Cause this Friday
Breakfast Club at Lincoln on Friday

Raleigh Wide Open is on Saturday
A scavenger hunt for a $20,000 diamond ring

Vienna Boys Choir at Meymandi on Sunday

What the Weather Holds:
Mon: Sunny 63° 37°
Tues: Sunny 73° 37°
Wed: Sunny 77° 43°

Fun Stuff:
FoodStalkers takes on DC and Philadelphia
Some kids doin a pretty cool Phish cover [youtube] (thanks Danny)
Raleigh gets a little love

A MOST hilarious video. 4 minutes of this hammered guy trying to stand up. [youtube]
Totally got the Miley reference here…
Finger Drums?!?

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
A dead man’s hair for $15k? Gross.

Hope everyone had a great weekend!

Ashton Mae Smith