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Media Events 11.01.07

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THURSDAY 11.01.07
WHAT: Book signing
WHO: Lance Bass presenting his no-duh memoir Out of Sync
WHEN:7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Barnes and Noble at the Grove
WHY: Apparently he was married for a few hours. Learn this, and much more… OK, not much more.

SATURDAY 11.03.07
WHAT: Reading/book signing of One Drop: My Father’s Hidden Life.
WHO: Author Bliss Broyard
WHEN: 5 p.m.
WHERE: Book Soup
WHY: Because this is the blurb on the back of the book: “Two months before he died of cancer, renowned literary critic Anatole Broyard called his grown son and daughter to his side, intending to reveal a secret he had kept all their lives and most of his own: he was black. But even as he lay dying, the truth was too difficult for him to share, and it was his wife who told Bliss that her WASPy, privileged Connecticut childhood had come at a price.” Hells yeah.

SATURDAY 11.03.07
WHAT: Special preview screening of Coen Bros. film No Country For Old Men
WHO: Maybe the Coen bros. Maybe not.
WHEN: 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: LACMA
WHY: It’s supposed to be a superbly stunning movie. Tickets are $11. Buy them here.

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