The East Bay Today: August 24, 2007


Today's Top Event: James Carter at Yoshi's.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Greil Marcus discusses his book The Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice at Cody's Books.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Mehak Indian Cuisine in Berkeley.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Love Neil Diamond? Then make the trek to classy Blackhawk Plaza to catch a performance by Neil Diamond tribute band Super Diamond.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out this video for the Finnish version of "YMCA."

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