Hamilton Tavern: Still the best veggie burger in the city. I've been there quite a bit lately, and it's always pretty charming.
Maisy's: A friend of mine opened this place up a few months ago. It took me forever to get down there, but it was worth it. It's basically the same decor as Copra (re: classy, nice bar), but the food is better. I had macaroni and cheese with scallops and it was terrific.
The Fantastic Mr. Fox: Great little movie, really droll, pretty amazing stop-motion animation. Highly recommended.
The latest Entertainment Weekly: There are a number of dumb choices and initially I was annoyed with trying to lump all genres into the '100 Greatest of the Decade' list, but where else would you put the "I'm F***ing Matt Damon" video? The Wire only gets #26, though... way low. And some of the writeups on the list are just so dumb. (They cite Dixie Chicks' Home as one of the 100 best things to come out of the decade, which I disagree with but can deal with, but then explain it by listing the two cover songs on the album as great roots music.)
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