Monthly Archives: July 2007

DC Blogs Noted

RooshV has written a book, Bang, I wish I had when I graduated from college six years ago. It’s his take on dating and life, and it is reviewed by the blogger at Pre-marital Sax: He lays out an encouraging case for any young male who has not been as successful as he wishes to. […]

DC Blogs Noted

Another hotter-than-usual summer. An excellent post at Capital Weather that considers the lack of balance in our weather. Toddler Planet and Second Life dancing. On this summer treat Finding Blanche writes: It took many years for me to realize that not all dads cut the seeds out of watermelon before serving it. DC Sales: First […]

DC Blogs Noted

Vapiano — not for foodies? It’s new and at 18th and M NW, a report at EatFoo. Excerpt: … Does enjoying my $7.75 pasta dish mean that I cannot also enjoy foie gras and Kobe beef? I’m Mr. Bright-sized, writes DC Katastrophe: It’s hard to rationalize this. Bicycle commuting is on the rise in DC, […]

DC Blogs Noted

My terrible horrible no good very bad day. Sunday Morning. The world’s shortest sidewalk. The Green Miles. Hot dogs in packages of seven? I-66. Washington City Paper gets Sun Belt Overlords, writes Underling. City Paper City Desk Blog. Right wing and left wing synergy: Takoma Park’s vote to impeach Bush is covered by Fox News. […]

DC Blogs Noted

Read this action-packed DC bicycle adventure story and then take the poll: Was this guy a jerk because he’s a Virginian, or because he drives a BMW? bloomingdale (for now) The Pizza Has Landed. Intangible Arts shares impressions and observations of RedRocks: Perfect woodfire crust. Capitol Hill Barbie: My beauty necessities to get through the […]

DC Blogs Noted

Charlotte Harris, aka Secret Detective Girl, has the smoking “jogger” figured out. It’s psycho season in Washington DC. A reasonable request to share a table at Lindy’s Bon Appetit at 2000 Penn., draws a nutty response. If you see something, say something Hey Pretty writes about the fear of being randomly fired for no good […]

DC Blogs Noted

Crabs, beer, sparkly young women and unparalleled desperation are all in the mix at Courting the Crabtastic. Green Canary. A woman in a dog park is shaken by the threat of police arrest, reports Velvet in Dupont, who is steaming mad. Is there a better taxi system? There is a Minibus Solution, which has the […]

DC Blogs Noted

The daughter is in Massachusetts with the ex, and the mother is in DC with a job offer. Options, all painful, face the writer at Starting Today, in her post: Love Song for No One. It starts: It is terrifying. Like hard to breathe, hyperventilating kind of terrifying. It is terrifying to realize that you […]

DC Blogs Noted

A woman technician arrives for DVR service at the messy apartment of More Than My Luggage. Excerpt: “Men, I tell ya,” she throws out. I laugh again. I Sold My Soul for Pirate’s Booty. DCTriGirl decides to shop at Whole Foods. Robotic dry cleaners in Columbia Heights. If you see something, say something. It’s almost […]