Today's Top Event: David Corbett's reads from his new thriller Blood of Paradise, along with fellow mysterian Cara Black, at A Great Good Place for Books in Piedmont.
Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Roland Kelts, author of Japanamerica: How Japanese Pop Culture Has Invaded the US, talks at UC Berkeley's Institute of East Asian Studies
Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Venus in Berkeley.
On the Town: Going out tonight? The Beep trio plays everything from jazz to folk at Caffe Trieste in Berkeley.
Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out Grow Your Own Virus.
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