Tuesday, February 23, 2010

is there something wrong

and you can't put your finger on it, right then, roll to me…

Hey folks – it’s that time again. Which time you ask? Band Together After Work Social time! Antoine and I are helping to co-ordinate this again and if you came last time you know we had an awesome turn out and a really fun time. Thursday night, Downtown Sports Bar, 7-10pm. And really, we aren’t going to ask for your money. RSVP here. We’d love it if you could make it!

In Downtown News:
Some more on the Lightner Center drama
Sad, the DRA has asked the mobile R-Line site to be pulled down… but then brought you their own.
Boylan Bridge is a year old Saturday [well, the opening is a year old…] and beers are $1

In Raleigh News:
We’re getting a new oldies station
Tookies off Falls is closing
New Italian in Durham and a new Rocky Top spot in Cary

In Local-ish News:
Tri-Out is a location based exploration app
Swine waste into electricity?
The man who invented Easy-Bake Ovens has died (thanks @seriouseats)

In Irrelevant News:
Your AT&T coverage should get better
Don’t dance so close in Wilmington (thanks J.Ross)
I’ve never thought about the underground take before... (thanks J.Ross)

Its National Pancake Day (thanks Caitlen)
DLA Mixer at Jibarra on Wednesday
Midweek Feast at Tir na Nog Wednesday
The DRA Annual Meeting is Thursday
The Separate at Deep South Thursday
NCT's Full Monty Starts Friday
St. Baldrick's Fundraiser at Deep South Begins Friday
St. Baldrick’s at Hibernian is Saturday and my cousin is shaving his head again!
Appetite for Destruction is at Lincoln on Saturday

Fun Stuff:
10 reasons not to talk on the phone
A visual representation of how we get to work
Colbert climbing into the fireplace during an interview with Bob Costas

Dr. Reuben and another 2birds1blog
I feel like some of you are Big Bang Theory fans
The Selvedge Yard takes on the Sex Pistols

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
Let’s be honest – who hasn’t, at some point, wanted to take a sword to a client or colleague? (thanks J.Ross)

Heyyyy I’m back! Hope everyone had a great weekend! Huge thanks to Tim for taking over for me!!

Ashton Mae Smith