Monthly Archives: June 2007

DC Blogs Noted

The DC Handshake starts normally. CrankyInColumbiaMD. The Rat Killing Hawk of Red Cross Square. Herb in DC gets a great photo of hawk and tells the story of the rat it got near the White House. Which rat you ask? Tatter tots rave at the Tonic at Quigley’s Pharmacy in Foggy Bottom. Big Boned Blog. […]

DC Blogs Noted

Breast Cancer.  I have breast cancer, writes Toddler Planet, a young mother with a 5-month old son and a 2.5-year old son. The discovery to biopsy to diagnosis happened within a very short period of time. In one post this week she wrote: Please be careful in your comments to me right now — I love […]

DC Blogs Noted

Please, Learn from My Mistakes. Poofy Goo on vacation at Assateague Island National Seashore encounters crazy drivers and Deet and has a realization about ponies. A tribute to a father was also an admiral and who taught the importance of RFQ2. ChrisMoreau Dancing in front of Jumbo Slice. Watch the video. Dance-A-Day. He’s good. Signs you might […]

DC Blogs Noted

Sign of the environmental disaster in Logan Circle.  Herb of DC has photos of the mysterious missing bee memorial at 14th and S. The Blues and DC at Throwing Hammers. Excerpt:  “DC kind of grows on you unexpectedly over time,” I told a friend over the phone one time. “So does athlete’s foot,” he replied. […]

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Big Sky Girl, formerly Beauty and the Beltway, one of DC’s sharpest writers, is ending her blog. And her reasons for stopping may be warning for others. An excerpt: … being a blogger presents serious liabilities. Industry colleagues and potential employers have all ended up on this blog thanks to Google Search (damn you). For many […]

DC Blogs Noted

Not before 9, gentlemen. A getting-hit-upon rule by Average Jane. CIA isn’t as sharp as E. Talking Budgie. The typical hellish experience of shopping at CVS is preempted by the song Rock Your Baby. If you see something, say something Stark housing price data compiled by the Northern Viginia Housing Bubble Fallout blog. Its work received a […]

DC Blogs Noted

Would you butt in? Lemon Gloria. Bleatings from a Caps Nut gets a screen shot of the team’s new logo before the source is zapped. Now, about the logo …  See his post. Also see the AOL blog, Fanhouse, which credits Caps Nut.  Personal Space Invader. Now playing in the Kennedy Center’s woman’s rest room. […]

DC Blogs Noted

Women who wear flip-flops waddle, complains the writer at the DC Sidewalk Blog, in the post: Ban flip-flops, bring sexy back. A recently arriving intern from California writes: It seems like people here have less patience, are always moving about. MichaelMichaelMotorcycle. Eats seven year old Raisin Bran. Dumb Things I Have Done Lately. On the […]

DC Blogs Noted

Columbia Heights reports: Counter Intelligence: Good food news from Columbia Heights, since the neighborhood could really use some. Intangible Art: Columbia Heights seems to be reveling in the extreme Dada of summertime. 007 in Africa reports a weird scene on the Metro. An engagement story and its colorful cast of characters. A Modest Proposal at End the […]

DC Blogs Noted

A gorgeous woman arrives at a bar and El Guapo is smitten. But she’s with two guys and El Guapo needs a strategy. His wing man provides one.  A new Hill intern describes her DC experiences so far. The blog is sometimes seismic. Excerpt: . . . And let me tell you, networking is one of the most horribly […]