5 Things To Know This AM — Jun 08 2011

Because eating local day in and day out isn't realistic for everyone, here's a roundup of the seven best chain restaurants in the Bay Area. (SFoodie)
Michelle Obama is visiting the East Bay next week and has requested that Alice Waters cook at the two fund-raising breakfasts the First Lady is hosting. You can join, too, if you've got $1,000 to $25,000 to spare. (San Francisco Business Times)
Settle in for a low-key (yet high-brow) evening with one of these seven indie movies playing on theater screens around town. (7x7)
A look at what might be if the Giant’s lead beard, Brian Wilson, had his own reality show. (YouTube)
Go behind the scenes at one of S.F’s most experimental (read: completely crazy-ass) art galleries. (The Bold Italic)

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