Wednesday, December 23, 2009

it's in the singing of a street corner choir

it's going home and getting warm by the fire, it's true, wherever you find love it feels like christmas… [yeah, those are muppets… :) jump to 2 minutes if you just want the song…]

actually some news today…

In Downtown News:
The Contemporary Art Museum is beginning construction soon
ACE Hardware has a huge kitchen section now
I love blaming Louisiana for things…

In Raleigh News:
The Hillsborough St roundabout is open
Dana reviews Crabtree Tavern
WakeUP Wake has a new board of directors

In Local-ish News:
The Auschwitz sign stealing was ordered from abroad
Olivia from Sesame Street has died
Volvo is going Chinese

In Irrelevant News:
Tarantino got a giant award in London
Balloon Boy’s parents have to pay 42k for rescue mission
Steven Tyler checked into rehab

Straight No Chaser is at Meymandi on Wednesday
Eat Christmas dinner at Tir na nOg on Friday
Weekend Excursion is at Lincoln on Saturday raising funds for Jimmy V
Edwin McCain is at Lincoln on Sunday

What the Weather Holds:
Wed: Mostly Sunny 50° 27°
Thurs: Partly Cloudy. 48° 28°
Fri: Rain likely. 52° 33°

Fun Stuff:
What’s your favorite road? (thanks Mike)
Stuff White People Like is back for Christmas! “If you see no Wayfarers you are either at Country music concert or you are indoors.”
Awkward Holidays from 2birds1blog

Nike, Muppets, and Santa rapping… [youtube]
Animated stereoviews of old Japan
Beard Heads – you can’t not laugh at this…

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
13 year old arrested for drinking and driving…

Happy hump day folks! When it’s over, you’ve only got one more left this year…

Ashton Mae Smith