This April Fools Day, laugh your ass off for a good cause. At the annual Memphis Gridiron Show tomorrow night, performers will musically roast local politicians. The proceeds benefit journalism scholarships for area universities.
This years theme: Waltzing in Memphis, featuring roasts to John Ford, the night of the voting dead, and more. For more info, go here.
The folks at Democracy for America are in Memphis this weekend (March 25th-26th) to teach Democrats ways to be more effective in getting their message out and taking back the reins of power. The DFA Training Academy at Southwestern Tennessee Community College's Macon campus features local and national experts on campaign management, field organizing, communications, and grassroots advocacy.
On Saturday night, Democracy for Tennessee will host a screening of the documentary, Take It Back: The Movement for Democracy and Howard Dean. To register, go here.