Friday News Update: Bad Romance, BSMF Speculation and a Secret Garden
Today, we should ask Detroit on a date, speculate about the bands coming to Beale St. Music Fest and try to hit a half court shot for free tater tots.
All of that and more ideas for things to do with your free time in today's Memphis news update.
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– Today in nonsensical city rankings, Memphis is apparently one of the U.S.'s least romantic cities. Maybe we should ask fellow low rankers Detroit, Indianapolis, El Paso and New York City (which, what?) on a date.
– If last year's system holds true, here's a (probably pretty accurate) speculative list of who's going to be at this year's Beale St. Music Fest.
– Attention downtowners: you no longer have to go to East Memphis for your Gas Station Sushi. Lee's Fresh Sushi (the same kind) is now sold at the BP on Riverside Drive.
– Meet Grizzlies promoter Jason Potter, aka, the genius who brought the chance to win a lifetime supply of Sonic tater tots to the FedExForum.
– Scavenger hunt: see if you can find Binghampton's secret sculpture garden.
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