The East Bay Today: September 10, 2008


Today's Top Event: Ain't Misbehavin': The Fats Waller Musical Show at Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: The Wire: The Audacity of Despair. The Townsend Center for the Humanities presents a lecture by David Simon, a Baltimore-based author, journalist, and writer-producer of television who is the creator, executive producer, and head writer of the critically acclaimed original HBO series The Wire. At the Maude Fife Room in Wheeler Hall.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critics recommend: Coach Sushi in Oakland.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Mikie Lee and Amber perform rock and pop for free at Beckett's, starting at 10 p.m.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out photos of the kids who go to school in a cave.

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