Friday, April 9, 2010

a dinosaur victrola list'ning to buck owens

doo, doo, doo, lookin’ out my back door… (happy birthday Fredenburg!)

In Downtown News:
City Museum has a new, super cool looking exhibit opening tonight
"Even baby scenesters know how cool the hybrid electric R-Line is..."
A little history on Mecca

In Raleigh News:
Glenwood Ave will be closed again this weekend
We’re officially getting the NHL All-Star game
The Container Store is coming to Raleigh (thanks Jonathan)

In Local-ish News:
They’re shutting down two lanes on 40 this weekend
Help clean the Neuse River this weekend
The Azalea Festival is in Wilmington this weekend (thanks J.Ross)

In Irrelevant News:
New iPhone features are revealed
Twitter is getting a huge redesign
Why the South loves banana pudding (thanks Gene)

Old Habits is at Pour House on Friday
Pico vs. Island Trees is at Lincoln on Friday
Euro Bike show on Saturday
R-Line Gourmet Food Tour on Saturday
Appetite for Art on Saturday
Bluegrass and Barbeque at NC Museum of Natural Sciences on Saturday
Segway Polo in City Plaza this Saturday

Mark your calendars:
The Torry and Terrence Holt will be at Solas on the 17th and a golf classic after that (thanks Amy)

Fun Stuff:
What I want for my birthday
Super cool pictures of the earth
2birds1blog and Dr. Reuben

What to do if you’re the first human to make alien contact
Catastrophic Star Wars Costumes
The Archive of Book Cover Designs

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:
You keep your pot in your kids backpack?

Hoooray! You made it! You deserve a beer! And a cookie. :)

Ashton Mae Smith