The East Bay Today: December 3, 2008

Today’s Top Event: Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical at the Campbell Theatre.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today’s event: Helvetica. Filmmaker Gary Hustwit celebrates the 50th birthday of the popular font in his film about typography, graphic design, and “global visual culture” at the Oakland Museum of California.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critics recommend: Amanda’s in Berkeley.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Jel of Anticon Records is spinning tunes at favorite Berkeley dive the Missouri Lounge.

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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