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DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 22nd, 2014 by dcblogs

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A drunkard stole my Kale, then apologized with a gift card. City Desk

The Bunch (of disaster). PHNX65 brings this story of an odd afternoon to life.

Logan Circle ANC endorses razing of an old, unwanted building on “most endangered places” list. SALM.

Zandria writes about the subject-specific blogs that get her attention.

The presentation was “curious,” reports Capitol Hill Corner.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 21st, 2014 by dcblogs

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DC voter’s guide has upside down flag. Vox Populi.

Here are 19 reasons why you don’t want to work on a campaign. Cloture Club.

DC named best city to visit next year by Lonely Planet. DCist.

Election news: Most ANC elections are no-contest. Urban Turf.

Fashion or how to look young for a reasonably length of time. Panda Head.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 20th, 2014 by dcblogs

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How DC’s legal system leaves bike crash victims without access to justice. Medium.

If you ever wonder how palm trees can survive this far north, read the Hardy palms of Rehoboth Beach. DC Tropics.

An Instagrammer artist: James Jackson. Exposed DC.

I made a sonic screwdriver out of toilet parts. Stirrup Queens. [Editor's note: Absolutely no idea what a sonic screwdriver is.]

DC Outlook reviews the movie, Fury, and likes it.

A autumn walk at Fort Totten. Orange Explains it All. Not a bad idea before winter.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 17th, 2014 by dcblogs

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My first (selfie) gif. That Gumbo Life. Well done, too.

Animals of the fear list. Lemon Gloria. It begins with a cow. It’s serious.

Random photo roundup: There is something weird or interesting about this photo. Frozen Tropics. The post is about a BBQ, but photo looks like it was taken somewhere else and in another time. This photo by liminality was definitely taken somewhere else.

This autumn photo is very rich and beautiful. Many Muses.

MCM Mama Runs has been blogging for six years.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 16th, 2014 by dcblogs

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House of Cards reduced to a list. Life as List.

How many good horror movies have actually been made? Annabelle failed to deliver, writes Candy Sandwich.

The best appetizer you will ever eat (and one you have no shot at spelling). In Between DC.

Young people don’t want cars, if they can help it. Greater Greater Washington.

On the road with Humane Society law enforcement. Washington Humane Society blog.

Old Ebbitt ranked third highest-grossing restaurant in America. Best Bites.

The Library of Congress employee art show has opened. LIT.

Changes in the cab hailing app industry. New Columbia Heights.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 15th, 2014 by dcblogs

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Hannah Graham et al. DC Peg reflects on her own college experience.

A dispatch from the NYC apartment hunt. karina versus.

What’s up with the hump on I-66? Dumb Things I Have Done Lately.

Sure, you get paid a lot but Biglaw is dead – Part 11. Everyone I know is Ridiculous.

The Slow Cook is in DC to talk about his writing. Excerpt: The District of Columbia just keeps growing. In our old neighborhood, a new apartment building, new grocery, new cafe springs up on every corner.

Mutant mushrooms find a happy home in Rosslyn. The Ode Street Tribune.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 14th, 2014 by dcblogs

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Poverty & Policy takes the Food Stamp Challenge and writes: Truth to tell, I couldn’t see myself living on a $33 grocery budget for the week. For food maybe. But doing without the rich, dark coffee I drink from morn to eve? No way.

Vacation report: Great Lakes, from Ann Arbor up to the Leelanau Peninsula in photos. Hitherto.

What I’ve learned since moving to DC. HughChe’s Blog list continues.

What have you accomplished over the last three months? In the last 100 days, Candy Sandwich bought a home, got a new job, ended a relationship, traveled to Croatia, among other things. The post: The end of happy.

In photos, the favorite things, currently, of the writer at Life in an Apartment Near Chinatown.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 13th, 2014 by dcblogs

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Grateful Dating is about to reach the 10th year anniversary of her blog. Excerpt:

So much has changed, yet so little has changed. I live in the same city, the same house, I’m single. I almost put “still single” but that’s not quite right–I’ve been single, unsingle, dating, etc. I went to live in France. I bought some new bicycles. I bought a brand new car. I made some friends and lost a couple…

That time I was ugly in Vegas. Unemployed Kat, who writes: Walking through the casinos in my sensible work outfits, I felt invisible.

Disrespect while biking while female. Collective Action.

DC Redditors, what are your thoughts on the Bloomingdale neighborhood? Bloomingdale.

Now that he is raising children, Ice Ice Andrew declares himself to be “Feminist Dad.”

DCPhotoartist explore the Alphonse Osteria & Market in words and photos, and writes: I had Bronzino with roasted beets, pears and almonds, and a Valhrona chocolate cannoli that was just to die for.

Insightful interview with architectural photographer Steve Hall. Parchment.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 9th, 2014 by dcblogs

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Secret revealed: The bounty in discarded Metro farecards. Greater Greater Washington. Why are a lot of farecards discarded? See item immediately below.

DC is wealthiest ‘state,’ according to Wallet Hub. It’s certainly the wealthiest district. Capital Comment.

Here is how to find the backstory about But I do Have a Law Degree.

Sligo Creek squirrels: harmless hooligans or terrorists in training? DC Reflections.

Really nice photograph of the U.S. Capitol. Exposed DC.

A healthy fast food restaurant, hälsa, is coming to Monroe Street market. Brookland Bridge.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on October 7th, 2014 by dcblogs

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Why Ebola may spread in the U.S. DCFemella.

Will President Obama cast a vote for D.C. mayor in November? Vox Populi.

The Green Miles wonders why climate change is excluded from story about Miami flooding.

Ten reasons why my headcold is worse than your pregnancy. Scary Mommy.

Just up the Pike ends anonymous commenting. This is from August, and we missed it when it first posted.