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Five Things You Should Do This Weekend

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Gas is cheap again. So you could always skip town. Or …

1. Downtown Fresno Ice Rink
You’re skating on thin ice mister.

2. Central California Auto Show
Auto nerds need conventions too.

3. “Levitated Mass
This film ask the question, “Can a giant boulder be art?”

4. “Birdman
Restore your faith in American film making.

5. Fundraiser Benefit Concert for Perry Hodge
Perry Hodge has been a vital part of Fresno’s music scene since the 1980s. Here’s a small chance to repay the man.

And a bonus five for music fans.

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Five Things You Should Do This Weekend

In addition to checking out the new Saturday night Carthop at the downtown ice rink.

1. WAIL WITH THE WAILERS
The name that every reggae fan knows — The Original Wailers — is at Fulton 55 tonight. Sure, Bob Marley is long gone, but his guitarist Al Anderson carries the Wailers torch these days. Local band Irie Sun opens. So get up, stand up, go see a show. [More]

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Fres-Know: We’re the people’s champ

VOTE: In this year’s People Choice Awards, which are now open. [People’s Choice 2013

YAY FRESNO: Fresno gets IBM “Smarter Cities” grant, $400,000 worth of consulting. [The Bee]

WELCOME TO THE INTERNET: A blog with a lofty goal — Million Cool Things Fresno. [MCTF]

SPEAK YOUR MIND: A call for ideas to improve Fresno. [Fresno Future]

MAKIN’ THE VALLEY PROUD: Olympian boxer Jose Ramirez turns pro.¬†[The Bee]

COMING SOON: Season 2 of foodie web series “What’s Good, Fresno.” [YouTube]

YELP REVIEW OF THE WEEK: ¬†Dude one-stars Piemonte’s, says it’s in decline. [Yelp]

FOLLOW UP: Fresno sweders featured on G4 TV’s “Attack of the Show.” [G4]

WATCH THIS: Fashawn’s new video, “Diamonds & Girls.” [YouTube]

CAN’T BEAT THE PRICE: This weekend’s Central California Auto Show is free. [The Bee]

YOUTUBE RANT OF THE WEEK: Six-minutes of complaining about a Fresno driver. [YouTube]

Five Things You Should Do This Weekend

Other than Winter Jam, that big ol’ Christian rock concert at Save Mart Center.

1. LAUGH WITH THE GUITAR GUY
Brian “Guitar Guy” Haner is at Fulton 55 on Saturday night. His music-meets-comedy schtick has taken him on tour with Jeff Dunham and made him a frequent guest on “The Bob & Tom Show.” To get a taste of his comedy, swing by his site and listen to his “Kardashian Song.”

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