Glad You Asked: Repeal Day, The Sword and Rick Majerus Tribute | Buzz Blog
We need your help.

Newspapers and media companies nationwide are closing or suffering mass layoffs since the coronavirus impacted all of us starting in March. City Weekly's entire existence is directly tied to people getting together in groups--in clubs, restaurants, and at concerts and events--which are the industries most affected by new coronavirus regulations.

Our industry is not healthy. Yet, City Weekly has continued publishing thanks to the generosity of readers like you. Utah needs independent journalism more than ever, and we're asking for your continued support of our editorial voice. We are fighting for you and all the people and businesses hardest hit by this pandemic.

You can help by making a one-time or recurring donation on, which directs you to our Galena Fund 501(c)(3) non-profit, a resource dedicated to help fund local journalism. It is never too late. It is never too little. Thank you. DONATE

Glad You Asked: Repeal Day, The Sword and Rick Majerus Tribute


1 comment

Dear GYA, It appears that Fox News no longer wants me on the air. Fine. Great. Grand. Wonderful.  Now what am I supposed to do? Hmm, do you think Oliver Stone will do a sequel to W? If no one's playing Karl Rove, I could do that. Well damn it, anything to do today before I crawl back in my cave? -Karl Rove--- 

Karl, If Don Imus can make a come back, so can you. Just hang in there, buddy. In the meantime, here are some options for your day: 

Come celebrate the end of Prohibition with Repeal Day at Gracie's. Back in the '20s, they thought booze was the source of society's ills; prove them wrong by dressing up in period costumes and sitting down to a round of blackjack, craps or roulette. City Weekly's The Word will also be there, taking photos and handing out sweet swag. The party starts at 6 p.m. 

Austin, Texas-based rock band The Sword will be onstage at Urban Lounge tonight. The band derives much of their doom-metal sound from odd bedfellows like Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin, while their main lyrical influence is from Norse mythology. Gypsyhawk and American Shark are also on the bill. The show starts at 9 p.m. 

For some college-hoops action, check out the University of Utah men's basketball team as they take on Boise State tonight at The Huntsman Center. All you die-hard Utes fan should definitely make it out to this one, as the University of Utah will be honoring the passing of former Utah head coach Rick Majerus. Tip-off is at 6:30 p.m.   

A few other options for your day:

- Lucky 13 will be hosting the Big Shiny Geek Show Pub Quiz tonight at 8 p.m. 

- If you're in Park City, check out Geeks Who Drink trivia at The Sidecar, starting at 7:30 p.m.

- The Gallivan Center Ice Rink will be up and running at noon today.   

For today's complete list of things to do, click here.