Streak for the Cash Quick Picks-December 8, 2013
Dec 2, 2013; Seattle, WA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees passes the ball while Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett reaches out during the second half at CenturyLink Field.
Readings & Lectures
GARY SHTEYNGART In his new memoir, Little Failure -a childhood nickname bestowed by his mother-Gary Shteyngart tosses fiction aside and discusses his life as a Jewish immigrant with dreams of literary success.
A wealth of seasonal festivities
Holiday Parade and Star Lighting: parade 9 a.m.; Westlake Center tree and Macy's star lighting, 5 p.m.; Third Avenue and Pine Street, Seattle; macys.com/store/event/index.ognc?action=search & storeId=411 .