The 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade starts at 8am! The theme is “Oh, the places you’ll go” (in front of the TV). Click here to watch it online!
Fellini Ralph’s at 910 Lincoln has twelve packs of Heineken, Blue Moon and Fat Tire on sale for $10.99! They also have mimosa makings and lots of “game” snacks on sale! If you want to go out and watch the games, try the Sidewalk Café, Nikki’s, or Tony P’s in the Marina!
There are six college bowl games today (check the spreads and over/unders here):
Heart of Dallas Bowl: Purdue vs. Oklahoma State, 9am, ESPNU
Gator Bowl, Northwestern vs. Mississippi State, 9:30 am, ESPN2
Capital One Bowl, Georgia vs. Nebraska, 10am, ABC
Outback Bowl, Michigan vs. South Carolina, 10am., ESPN
Rose Bowl: Stanford vs. Wisconsin, 2pm, ESPN
Orange Bowl: Florida State vs. Northern Illinois, 5:30pm, ESPN
(Traditional New Year’s Day games the Sugar, Fiesta, and Cotton Bowls were changed to other days.)
There are also a lot of TV “marathons” taking place:
- A&E: “Storage Wars” and “The Sopranos”
- AMC: “The Walking Dead” (all three seasons) and “Mad Men” Continue reading
Witnesses say that a guy and girl were fighting while driving down Washington toward the Venice Pier shortly after midnight.
The stop light pole saved the lives of the pedestrians at Washington and Pacific by stopping the SUV. Someone else is supposedly getting a DUI at 28th and Pacific to start off their New Year. Me? At home with the flu watching TV! Party responsibly Venice!
May you have health, happiness and all the best in the New Year!