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Daily Archives: 08/11/2009

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Look Up

Professor Britton tipped me off to this last Saturday at Club Hell — it’s Perseid Meteor Shower Week! And we are hours away from peak viewing hours. Set your alarm for 4am (Wednesday morning). According to Sky and Telescope, The Perseid meteor shower peaks late

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They Tried To Make Us Go To Rehab (We Said No, No, No)

The New York Times reports today that people in Rhode Island like their illegal substances.  A lot. According to a study released in May by the Department of Health and Human Services, we have the second-highest cocaine usage in the country (after DC), the nation’s

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RIPAC Community Meeting

You are invited to the monthly RIPAC Community Meeting. All are welcome to attend and learn more about the medical marijuana program in Rhode Island and ask any questions you might have. This is for everyone, including but not limited to those who may have

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Hit Me!

I nearly drove into a tree when I saw that a pinata store had opened on Broadway.  What kind of cockeyed optimist opens a pinata store, in this state, in this economy?  I finally stopped in and her name is Sussy and she’s really swell.

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The Rhode Island Riveters vs The Detroit Roller Girls!

August 16, 2009 in the Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence Roller Derby would like to invite you to a night of back to back roller derby. Doors will open at 5pm and the bout will commence at 6pm. Tickets will be $10.00 in advance at