Today's Top Event: William Gibson at Cody's Books in Berkeley.
Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Lecture Series for Painters. Brita Clausnitzer and Sofie Siegmann at the Richmond Art Center.
Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Zapp Zapp Noodle House in Albany.
On the Town: Going out tonight? Lug your acoustic axe to the Stadium Club in San Leandro for acoustic open mic night.
Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out this 1932 Petaluma Chicken promotional video.
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