Friday, January 8, 2010

train train comin' 'round the bend

well it took my baby, but it never will again… (thanks Tom) [Elvis was born today, 75 years ago…]

It’s First Friday!

In Downtown News:
There is a new restaurant coming to the old Champa Thai space (thanks Ben)
An update on the Hillsborough Street trolley tracks
Winterfest is extended to mid-February and they’re having Mommy and Me days (thanks Brandi)
Charging for handicapped parking soon?

In Raleigh News:
Krispy Kreme challenge is coming in February!
You can hear Annuals new single on 88.1 Jan 21st
An update on the Railhawks

In Local-ish News:
More on the new Tobacco Road location
Lulu stock is going public in Canada
The French want to tax Google

In Irrelevant News:
Avatar make take Titanic as highest grossing film of all time
Oh, well I’ll definitely load up on the eyes now…
"Letting fatties roam the site is a direct threat to our business model and the very concept for which was founded."

Rosebuds and Megafaun are playing this weekend
More running on Saturday
Jibarra is having International Fest on Saturday
Napper Tandy’s is hosting a fundraiser for Frank Rogan on Sunday (thanks Becky)

What the Weather Holds:
Fri: Sunny. 34° 29°
Sat: Sun. 35° 19°
Sun: Sun. 33° 17°

Fun Stuff:
I’d like to know exactly who of the 600lbs of men is missing those 4oz of sausage… [youtube with some profanity] (thanks Danny)
The Bro on the Go

Bacon or Beer Can?

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
Lady, you know he’s 19 – right??

Well – congratulations – you survived the first weekend of 2010!

Ashton Mae Smith