Monthly Archives: December 2007

DC Blogs Noted

The Buzzies: D.C. Nightlife Awards: Best Bartender, Best Jukebox, Best Discount Martini, Tooliest Customers, and many others. Disaffected Scanner Jockey Results Gym fashion includes pearls. Sarcastic and Cynical We Clearly Need a Do-Over On Our Celebrities. Velvet in Dupont. A list. In heaven without a Nintendo DS, writes ilike seamonsters, followed by her husband’s post, […]

DC Blogs Noted

‘Tis the season to give eight coffees and eight sandwiches. Pie Pants, who responds: “Are you serious?” The rolls weren’t up to par at The Palm. Finding Blanche Degree Programs Harvard Does Not Offer. Alice’s Adventures Underground With apologies to my liberal friends. Bear hunting joke from the Great North. Alaskan Abroad The worst thing […]

DC Blogs Noted

Top 100 Albums of 2007. Avoid Self Deception. A lot of work went into this list. On The Hill: Life in Washington DC writes: Finding housing in DC is tough. Finding decent, affordable housing in a safe neighbourhood is, as I’m finding, is practically impossible. A round-up of photos of Capitol Hill Books: A Mess […]

DC Blogs Noted

In an effort to make the District safe for the storm, the city’s public works department creates a bigger mess. Scroll down to check out photos. Runny Tongues (a d.c. famblog) About driving in DC, Cvil 3D Rocks, writes: Turning mistakes in D.C. are cumulative and you can almost hear the sound effects of a […]

Just Read This, Okay? On Religious Belief and All That.

Most of us who blog like to think we have something to say.  Then we read a post like this one and realize, no, we only thought we had something to say.   Bronze John has something to say on the nature of religious belief, and I recommend that you read it.  As I’ve told Bronze John, […]

DC Blogs Noted

Wrath. What kind of person automatically thinks of the most vicious and cruel retort possible? — writes Seeking John Galt A summary of the simmering over the sale of Temperance Hall to The Wonderland Ballroom. Farm Fresh Meat Upscale Doughnuts. Recommendations from Best Bites. A fan of the Washington Humane Society blog urged us to […]

DC Blogs Noted

Gun shots late last night are followed by a car accident. The writer, 007 in Africa who is back in DC, reports on the reaction of residents who gather outside to assess the damage. An excellent piece of reporting. DC’s Got Attitude. A post at DCist on protecting pedestrians prompts reflection on a bigger problem. […]

DC Blogs Noted

It’s hard to imagine what the writer at Toddler Planet, a young mother, is going through in dealing with inflammatory breast cancer. But she is a brilliant, completely connected writer, whose blog is a gift to the rest of us. This is her truth for the day. Year-end close out deals on pricy condos. That […]

DC Blogs Noted

The bitter pill. A deployment to Iraq looms. Where’s My Cape. An Accidental Moment of Calm. The frantic season takes a break after the blueberries are dropped in the Costco parking lot. Looking2Live . They said you’re famous — Is this the start of a pick-up line or a case mistaken identity? The Sassy Line […]