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

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A surprising turn of events: Unlikely that Congress will block DC marijuana legalization. Vox Populi.

Lemon Gloria writes about how women should be in charge of their own bodies.

Hidden vegan food gems in the DC area. DC Vegan.

Forbes says Washington is fifth-smartest metro area. Capital Comment.

A pop-up gets ANC approval. SALM.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on November 19th, 2014 by dcblogs

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This is unique: The story of DC’s hero Fire Dept.’s horse. American History Blog.

In memory of a friend who succumbed following a bicycle accident, advice for everyone who uses the road. Random Duck.

A roommate situation, a conversation on a speakerphone and cooking. Laura Donovan.

Getting a new iPhone 6 was a chore. Jason’s View from DC.

Housing in Logan Circle reaches a new price point. Open House.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on November 18th, 2014 by dcblogs

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The day I became a soccer fan. Greatest Escapist.

Congress Heights on the Rise writes: For some reason when west of the river gets another luxury condo, organic grocery store, or movie theater it is just accepted for it is – prosperity. But let the 150,000+ residents east of the river DC get one 15-seat cafe and the sky is falling, gentrification has arrived!

Hitherto, in Ireland, captures its surreal beauty.

Steak and fries at Medium Rare. A review. DC Outlook.

Comparing Vancouver to DC. Rebuilding Place.

DC Blogs Noted

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

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Jimbo lived in DC and then moved to Portland, but he later returned to DC based on a belief that the job market here is good. However, he says the DC job market has changed, and “there aren’t as many jobs as there used to be here.”

Is having a dog worth it? Jenna Sauber.

I’m a feminist and I have a love hate relationship with street harassment. Fire Breathing T-Girl.

The cost of a breakup. Unemployed Kat.

No, I really don’t want kids. Manda Writes Things.

The Art in Life deals with a blogging existential crisis.

DC Blogs Noted

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

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Good post: Sean’s Ramblings waits in line for his chance at free burritos for a year.

Candy Sandwich reports from the Concert for Valor.

Dept. of good questions: Is widening the sidewalks the future of Georgetown? Curbed.

Finally, an answer: Why does the cat poop on the bed. Open House.

Urban Turf‘s interesting sample of a few rental properties, including shared, priced at around $1,500.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on November 12th, 2014 by dcblogs

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Stay at Home Pundit says she doesn’t want to be part of outrage politics.

HNBP explains his iPad mini 2 buying decision.

Zandria shows off her new house, a Cape Cod.

Yes, it gets cold in DC but still, hooray for the urban heat island. DC Tropics.

A relationship finds some new space. Once in a blue DC moon.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on November 11th, 2014 by dcblogs

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Five things raising sons teaches you about your husband. Dude Mom.

The problem with spelling. Photo. Funny. Alice’s Adventures Underground.

A tricky personal relationship question in a university setting. Unfogged.

Who is the artist of this mural? One Photograph a Day.

Trump begins work on the Old Post Office building. The 42

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on November 10th, 2014 by dcblogs

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The end. About the events leading up to the bar exam. Walking into a Buzz Saw.

All Life is Local appears underwhelmed by the new Giant.

A note about the wisdom of returning the scene of the crime. Brightwoodian Blog.

It’s amazing how specialized beer has become. Take IPA, or India Pale Ale, for instance. Yours for Good Fermentables. You can also try pumpkin beer. Sprite Writes.

Plan B Burger review. DC Outlook. About the new restaurant.

Here’s what DC Film Girl thinks about Interstellar. The film, she writes, “is unlike anything we’ve seen this year.”

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on November 6th, 2014 by dcblogs

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I’m in a state of acute denial,” is the reaction of DC blog Poverty & Policy to election.

The size of the ‘landslide’ is shocking and shades of 1980,” Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space.

Don’t starve the good bloggers. Stirrup Queens.

Why I am on Wattpad. Mary Tabor.

The results after applying for several credit cards. SuperNOVAWife.

Editor’s note: We are taking Friday off, but still posting interesting links on Twitter.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on November 5th, 2014 by dcblogs

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What One Photograph a Day found in the rubbish.

Dating the District writes about life. Excerpt: This is where the decision to leave the hospitality industry in order to chase down my start to an actual career has taken me. I am young, [still] well-dressed, and professional. I have a marketable degree from a well-reputed university, and an extensive resume of experience. I am a progressive, skilled, and driven woman. These are all attributes a city like DC claims to desire in an applicant. I have earned and deserve my place in this society.

Best Bites says DC has a “vast burger game.” Sounds tortured, but it does carry this news: Plan B Burger Bar has just opened.

DC Photo Artist puts his best photos of the annual high heel race online.

Interesting: The fabric of the frontier: How textiles help us understand the American West. American History Museum blog.