The East Bay Today: February 2, 2007


Today's Top Event: Colombian artist Fernando Botero's collection of 47 oil paintings and drawings depicting the horrors at Abu Ghraib prison is on exhibit at the Doe Library on the UC Berkeley campus .

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Award-winning Newsweek health writers Barbara Kantrowitz and Pat Wingert Kelly talk about Is It Hot in Here? The Complete Guide to Menopause at Cody's Books in Berkeley.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Uzen in Oakland.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Head over to Richmond's Baltic Square Pub to wtiness the smoking Birdlegg and his Tight Fit Blues Band.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out Ghost Sites: the Museum of E-Failure.

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