Thursday, April 1, 2010

we can dance just like jessco

twirl me like a trailer park in a tornado… (happy birthday to April and Bryan!)

As a general rule, don’t believe anything posted on the internet today…case in point…. (thanks J.Ross)

In Downtown News:
Busy Bee added new menu items
A little history for your Thursday
Some cool shots of Oakwood (thanks @stevea100)

In Raleigh News:
Pizza opening in North Hills East today
Lulu got a distribution deal with Apple (thanks Chris)
Changing the rules on pine straw use?

In Local-ish News:
Robbed a deli?
Chatham County Courthouse will be rebuilt
Obama will be in Charlotte on Friday

In Irrelevant News:
It only costs $18 to take a boat to a landfill?? (thanks Chris)
Facebook is dropping the ‘fan’ thing (thanks Chris)
Imagine getting robbed by Gilligan (thanks J.Ross)

Tao Drums at Meymandi on Thursday
The Queens Motorcycle Event at RCC on Friday
It’s First Friday!!
City Market kicks off Spring with a free show from Risse Band in City Market on Friday (thanks Christina)
Epona and Oak is celebrating their 1 year anniversary on Friday (thanks Christina)
Easter Egg hunt in Moore Square on Saturday
Duck & Dumpling serves its first brunch ever on Sunday

Fun Stuff:
Could you pass a driving test?
An update from Helena
Don’t yell at your kids (thanks @deezcoles)

The Handsome Men’s Club [youtube]
Super cool old pictures
How will you shatter your iPad? (thanks @glowbird)

The 11 Mobile Apps you need for any City
Vintage Comic Posters

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse:

Happy Thursday folks! I’m out tomorrow so don’t think I’ll be sending an email. For First Friday stuff check out and

Hope everyone has a great weekend!

Ashton Mae Smith