day : 04/03/2016 2 results

Family Picks: Gustafer Yellowgold returns to Carrboro ArtsCenter

By Corbie Hill, Correspondent My kids are learning to ride their bikes. It’s been a long process and I don’t promise results, but it’s been fun. This weekend we’ll work on that ... and who knows what else? There are many options, after all. ▪ We have Japanese film studio Toho to thank for Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah, but also for the tusked, flying turtle monster Gamera. Friday evening, as part of its excellent First Friday B-movie series, the North ...

I Made a Strapless Bra!

I turned a regular bra into a strapless model.  Not intentionally.  The stinkin’ straps fell off in the wash.  I mean, I went to pull a load of laundry out of the machine and this cantankerous garment had wrapped all around itself and around its peers.  I put 25 small articles of clothing in and pulled out one.  One large knotted up blob. As I pulled the pieces apart, I realized that the bra was the culprit.  Who knew its strap was 108 inches long?  In the end, it had ripped apart ...