Friday, February 5, 2010

i wish i was in austin in the chili parlor bar

drinking mad dog margaritas and not caring where you are… (happy birthday to Eric and Ann-Cabell!)

It’s First Friday!!

In Downtown News:
The Handmade Market is looking for vendors
Seafood options in Downtown
Buku has a new website up

In Raleigh News:
Wear red today and get a discount
The Raleigh Jaycees Chapter is most outstanding
I think I missed this – we’re changing the recycling program (thanks @gogoraleigh)

In Local-ish News:
The Chocolate Door is opening in Chapel Hill
Finally! Heinz is bringing you ketchup in a tub. Wait to be 10 years late on my brilliant idea… (thanks @1918)
One 13 year old commits to USC and another gets arrested for writing on her desk (thanks J.Ross)

In Irrelevant News:
Paintings? That’s the best wager you guys can make?
You can’t tell me you haven’t always wondered how spider webs hold water
A black out, sumo wrestler – wowza.

Interactive First Friday at Alter Ego
Blue Lotus is doing donation for Haiti only yoga this weekend
Breakfast Club is at Lincoln on Friday
Friday and Saturday, by local chocolate, get free local cake
Double Barrel Benefit is this weekend
Krispy Kreme Challenge is this weekend
Where to watch the Super Bowl [or the Puppy Bowl]

Mark your Calendars:
June 5th, Tift Merritt is returning to NCMA

What the Weather Holds:
Fri: Gross. 38° 37°
Sat: Slightly less gross. 37° 33°
Sun: Finally, sunny. 41° 25°

Fun Stuff:
What it looks like 100 ft below Grand Central
Turn the Super Bowl into a drinking game
ACC football calendars are out

An update from Helena
Skydive Tokyo

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
What a twisted prank to play on your mom… (thanks J.Ross)

Happy Friday! You madeee it! Good luck to all those in colder, snowier places than here.

Ashton Mae Smith