Monthly Archives: November 2007

DC Blogs Noted

A government contractor at the Pentagon writes about being stigmatized for being a contractor. Bilbo’s Random Thought Collection. Midnightthirty’s post, By Accident, begins: I’m not sure which event from this weekend was stranger: Having a reality-show TV star see me topless, or being solicited for sex by a gay man in the women’s restroom at […]

DC Blogs Noted

Future bloggers round-up: — Guys who won’t give up a seat in the obstetrician’s office. Just ignore the pregnant lady. Andyland. — The Fabulous Miss S. updates on her pregnancy. Eviction is nearing. DC is a disaster round-up: — You can’t make this up. “In DC” condoms. Church of the Big Sky — About the […]

DC Blogs Noted

A broken city? A bandaged one, anyway, reports The Anti DC who expresses horror over what she sees on sidewalks everywhere. The Big Question of the day: Well, aren’t handicapped stalls just like handicapped parking spots? Aren’t you being just as much a jerk when you use the stalls? Pre-marital Sax Blub thefts. Washington Gardner […]

Should D.C.’s gun ban be overturned?

The Supreme Court is currently considering whether or not to uphold a federal appeals court’s strikedown of the D.C. gun ban. The essential argument is that even with the gun ban in place, D.C.’s violent crime rate is still far too high, and the illegal gun trade means that criminals can always get their hands […]

Monday Morning Slack Off Report

The MMSOR is back from its business trip, ready to waste some more time!!  Also, this column has been moved this week to Tuesday in respect of Veterans’ Day. Use your power of vocabulary for something good. Take this quiz, pick the right definition, and for each word you get right, 10 grains of rice […]

DC Blogs Noted

Ask Yourself How Much It Really Matters. Subway State. Sometimes it’s better not to know. This is my kind of site! Recommendation from Where is my Mind? Word game with a good goal. It appears she’s not a mouser. Photo. Finding Blanche. I cried while eating dinner at Chili’s on Saturday night. Keep up with […]

DC Blogs Noted

When Did Metro Become the Ford Pinto of Transit? Disaffected Scanner Jockey Abridged bidography of some family members. I-66. The Childe Harold, a Dupont Circle bar in operation since 1967, recently closed. Bruce Springsteen once played there. DC Rocks details some of its music history. Photos at Extreme Mortman Life As List turns 25 and […]

DC Blogs Noted

A man would say something to a woman on an elevator only to begin the hitting-on process, right? Freckledk The fellow who hasn’t been good about staying in touch finally drops a text. They meet. And he says “he can’t get the phone in his new Mercedes to work.” Blonder Than You One more echo […]

DC Blogs Noted

November Chill Arrives, Unpacks for a Visit. Capital Weather . Jack Jacobson, a candidate for an ANC district seat in Dupont Circle, has a blog that includes regular crime report postings. Don’t Call it a Comeback… A blogger returns with a collection of found grocery lists. (Nod to Erika) Katie offers a report with photos […]