The East Bay Today: June 11, 2007


Today's Top Event: Pete Jordan, aka Dishwasher Pete, reads from Dishwasher: One Man's Quest to Wash Dishes in All Fifty States at A Great Good Place for Books in Oakland.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Martin Cruz Smith -- the author of 25 novels including Red Square, Gorky Park, and The Indians Won -- discusses his latest thriller, Stalin's Ghost at Cody's in Berkeley.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Palm's Thai Dining in Berkeley.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Dance away the Monday blues at Baja Taqueria's bluegrass jam.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out the Weird Converter.

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