Monthly Archives: January 2007

DC Blogs Noted

Can you explain it?  Shiftless Badger finds a note tucked in a shirt pocket that he can no longer explain. Who needs to pay for a Superbowl ad? Starbucks Scores Coveted Libby Trial Product Placement Deal reports Princess Sparkle Pony’s Photo Blog. For the love of dogs. Pamela’s Punch reports on the recent Sugar & […]

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It’s not shopping, it’s misery, it’s the Mall of Death, writes DC, Baby. It begins: In this mall (Shopping Centre for you Europeans) life is slowly and painfully sucked out of you by the lifeless atmosphere, the fake palm trees and the extremely slow Starbucks staff. I’m a woman who loves cars, writes Fictional Rockstar, […]

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The writer,  Cosmos, of Failed Southern Lady is involved in an car accident Friday that flips her car on its roof. Cosmos is hanging upside down in her vehicle and is helped out by a gentleman, whom she is now anxious to locate. An excerpt: I have never been truly hysterical before, but I completely lost it. […]

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Fireworks or Gunshots: self-delusion and lessons learned. A Shaw Thing writes about the reality of living in the District. An excerpt: The more time I spend living in DC, the more I realize how great the chasms between abstract liberal class-consciousness and actual practical realities of living in DC are. Case in point: I was […]

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Double Shot of Old Grandad, On the Rocks. On the Rocks. A tribute to a grandfather, garage owner and onetime part owner of Tippy’s Tacos, but most importantly someone who has given Carrie of A Total Waste of Makeup many wonderful memories, some of which she shares in this touching tribute. (Two writers recommended this […]

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A driver blows his horn in frustration because some pedestrians aren’t walking fast enough, writes The Dredwerkz. A WMATA employee looked over at the horn-blowing car and remarks: “Hey, where do you think you are? …. Throughout these playoffs, Tom Brady has been less than great, writes DC Viking in a post: The Tom Brady […]

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Geoff’s home, as well as the homes of many of his neighbors in Fairfax County, was flooded last summer. The damage and disruption was extensive because a waterway was allowed to fill with sediment. Now, Geoff writes that he’s dealing with the possibility of the threat of another flood as well as an eminent domain […]

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This post, What I Know Now by JoJo at Life and Musings,  is recommended by Kathryn, who wrote: This was just spectacular – different, touching, honest, well-written and so relatable. Best of blogging, in my opinion. The post is in the form of a letter and begins: You’re heartbroken because the man you loved, built a […]

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What’s involved with hiring a baby sitter, according to the Cootie Chronicle, in a post, Free at Last.  Excerpt: Apparently many new parents are scared to go anywhere without baby and especially do not want to leave them at home with a stranger. I am not one of those people. City residents as bad neighbors: […]

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Panda Head is a Washington DC fashion and style blog run and edited by Morgan Hungerford, a local clothing designer intent on dispelling the myth that the District can’t dress. The writer takes photos of sharply dressed women around the city. This is a great effort. Moving from a PC to a Mac brings changes on […]