The East Bay Today: January 31, 2008


Today's Top Event: Tea and Chocolate Pairing Class at Charles Chocolates.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Epic Encounters: From Homer to Virgil and Tolkien to Peter Jackson. Lecture by Lorstem Schwartz at UC Berkeley Extension.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critics recommend: Tamarindo Antojeria Mexicana in Oakland.

On the Town: Going out tonight? B-3 Bop plays jazz at the cozy Café Van Kleef in downtown Oakland. Only $5.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out how to do the saw trick.

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