Tuesday, March 2, 2010

can't ya hear me knockin

on your window, can’t ya hear me knockin on your door?

One of my very favorites, the lovely Lisa Jeffries has offered to throw in a gift certificate to Sauced Pizza to help find a name for this thing. I guess it’s going to have to be democratic now… Thanks to everyone who has already sent in suggestions!

In Downtown News:
A Pie place is going in the old Conti’s space
More pizza in Downtown?
Taste of India is reopening next week

In Raleigh News:
Wait – no one mentioned rooftop seating at Porters before…
Get free legal advice tomorrow
The folks at Get Dressed have a cool vintage blog (thanks John)

In Local-ish News:
Some love for the Carolina Chocolate Drops
The Euro is the lowest it’s been in the last 10 months
Culture is affecting our genes?

In Irrelevant News:
Pan Andersen and Buzz Aldrin will be on Dancing with the Stars
Google bought a photo editing company
Two members of the Pussycat Dolls have quit

Wine Dinner at Humble Pie tonight (thanks Brooke)
Taste of Thai dinner tonight at Duck and Dumpling (thanks Oona)
Robert Mondavi Wine Dinner at Solas on Wednesday
Ignite Raleigh 2 on Wednesday at Lincoln
Woody’s is tapping a Bear Republic IPA on Wednesday
Beer, Bourbon and Chocolate at Saucer on Thursday
Keller Williams at Lincoln on Thursday
Chairmen of the Board at Lincoln on Friday
St. Pattys 8k run at Moore Square on Sunday

Fun Stuff:
Win two tickets to Raleigh Homebrewed
F history. [some foul language]
Star Wars Propaganda

Rounding out our geek – Star Wars, Legos, and stop action film (thanks Colin)
A look at Olympic finish times

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
It’s so easy not to like Tim Tebow (thanks Tim)

Happy Tuesday folks!!

Ashton Mae Smith