The East Bay Today: April 2, 2007

Credits: Signing on...

Today’s Top Event: Writer and director Jasmila Zbanic’s first film Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams, plays through April 5 at Landmark’s Shattuck in Berkeley.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today’s lecture: Nancy Scheper-Hughes discusses the mystery of the housands of patients at Montes de Oca, Argentina’s national asylum for the profoundly “mentally deficient,” who disappeared between 1976 and 199, at UC Berkeley’s Morrison Library.

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

On the Town: Going out tonight? Not quite Frankie: Pablo Sinatro hosts a karaoke night at La Estrellita Cafe in Oakland.

Hardly Working: You’ve got time. We know how to waste it. Check out April Fool’s Day Hoaxes.

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