I just saw The Crazies. Really enjoyed it. It has multiple excellent setpieces, most notably the one that takes place in a carwash.
Earlier in the day I saw (allegedly) L.A.'s first chessboxing match. (Rounds of boxing interrupted by rounds of speed chess.) Ned Vizzini, Ken Baumann, Danny Franzese, Matt Patterson, & Russell Eida were in the audience, among many others. The winner won by checkmate, not knockout.
Exhausted by this week. I started Thomas Ligotti's My Work Is Not Yet Done more than a week ago but still haven't finished it although I'm really enjoying it.
Look at this foot-long reptile I saw at the pool: