The East Bay Today: May 8, 2007

Today’s Top Event: Partners in Paint: The Tuesday Drawing Group, an exhibition of paintings, drawings, prints, sketches, and collages by ten artists who meet once a week (guess which day) to draw and paint the human figure, is on display at Addison Street Windows in Berkeley.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today’s lecture: Is Wal-Mart Good or Bad for America? Debate between UC Berkeley Labor Center chair Ken Jacobs and Richard Vedder, coauthor of The Wal-Mart Revolution at the The Independent Institute Conference Center in Oakland.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Tropical Paradise in Berkeley.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Head over to 21 Grand for a special performance by Queens, N.Y. outfit Skeletons & The Kings of All Cities.

Hardly Working: You’ve got time. We know how to waste it. Check out b3ta.

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