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DC Blogs Noted

Mom in a Million’s latest post, An Open Letter to Ann Romney, is brilliant. Sassy Marmalade has a plan for her recent “funemployment.” DC Blogs Contributing Editor Emeritus, Livit Luvit, has left DC for the city by the bay. She misses us already, but it’s going pretty well so far. DC Beer has the inside […]

DC Blogs Noted

From the Politics & Justice desk at DC Blogs… The Dissenting Justice blog examines the newest (and sadly ironic) twist in the glacially slow moving Trayvon Martin case. The Angry Bureaucrat is not too fond of the spate of 5-4 decisions from the Roberts Court. “If Fidel Castro is the third rail of south Florida […]

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Patrick, the intrepid voice behind Life with Pho, is a social media native, and a prototypical millennial struggling with information overload. Not Enough Tequila in the World takes an ironic look at the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking and the re-release of the eponymous movie. If you’ve been wondering about the comparative benefits of […]

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Just in case you were wondering what effect a Saturday Night St. Patrick’s Day might have on crime statistics, the ARL blog compiled the data for Arlington. The last one is a doozey. This has been an interesting week in the NFL off-season. Peyton Manning has moved to Denver, Teebow will be leaving the Mile […]

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If you live in an inner (translation: pre-20th century) part of DC, there is a strong chance that your neighborhood once had a very different name. Greater Greater Washington explores Post-Civil War DC via a recently restored map from the early days of the Washington Post. This is not a DC Blog. This Tumblr is […]

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Here at DC Blogs, we generally avoid highlighting posts with overtly commercial intentions… however, we do occasionally make exceptions for outrageously cool things like: Your opportunity to purchase the now closed Capital City Diner; all it takes is twenty grand and a dream. DCist. Just in case your were feeling like you don’t have enough […]

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Are you having trouble keeping up with all of the craziness going on in politics? Good news – the Dissenting Justice blog has compiled the “Right-Wing Nut Headlines of the Day” into a tidy package. “CRY HAVOC! And let slip the DOGS OF WAR!” The Malnurtured Snay exorcises some Oscar Demons. Jordan, Lemon Gloria’s insanely […]

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Travel, Eat, Repeat provides a great snapshot of one of this contributing editor’s favorite new bars/coffeehouses – the Blind Dog Cafe. “Now I’m starting to think that life moves in circles and ovals and not in straight lines” is the operative line from the latest missive from the Being a Ballerina, Becoming a Gardener blog. […]

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This contributing editor did not begin compiling this DC Blogs Noted post with a romance theme in mind. But, well, unexplainable attraction, inconvenient feelings, substitute for chocolate, romance happens… even on the interwebs… Where the Girls Go offers an Omnivore’s Guide to Dating a Vegetarian. -the fooler initiative- describes her first love, first heartbreak, and […]

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One could be forgiven for thinking that a blogger writing about her/his writing is the height of the navel-gazing stereotype. Not So Linear’s introspection about writing, intersecting with blogging, and doing it as a job is a compelling read. There aren’t too many fashion blogs in my blog reader but Go Kate Shoot stands out […]