Monthly Archives: January 2008

DC Blogs Noted

The office flirt. The nice guy in the office. He leaves gifts, sends instance messages and emails. But, as Charlotte Harris writes in the post, Deleted Emails: He avoided the question, so I cautiously waited for the other shoe to drop. Engaging strategy. Sometimes you’ve got to speak the only language guys understand, writes an […]

Monday Morning Slack Off Report

Behold, the triumphant return of the MMSOR! Forgive the long absence. The holidays were rough on us. Got a flight in your future? Get a taste of what culinary delights await you on your trip. Now you can look at real photos of airline meals, sorted by airline, including user reviews. Mmm… gooey pasta and […]

DC Blogs Noted

The Reason We Moved. Illustrated. Hybrid Thoughts writes: There’ve been numerous times where I snapped at my husband just because I could no longer tolerate to look at this. We Pranked Improv Everywhere. The counter revolution to no pants on the Metro day on Saturday. Photos. Self-Referential Title It’s included with the new fares. Capital […]

DC Blogs Noted

A Total Waste of Makeup writes: It’s happened. As of last Friday, I became a 30something. Gawd. Miracles do happen. Read this one. Where’s My Cape. LexisNexis Digital Congressional Record & Freebies on the Web. Things to read at work. AbsTracked. The Love Matress. Listopad. A funny thing happened on the way to the eye […]

DC Blogs Noted

Sub-13 year old girls were sent to the Hannah Montana concert without parental escort, reports PQGirl at Penn Quarter Living. She finds a group of girls lost and crying on the Metro. Irresponsible parents, she writes but also raises a question: What is the Verizon Center’s policy on unaccompanied minors? Women Can’t Get a Break. […]

DC Blogs Noted

The primal male impulse to do dumb things may be hereditary. Like Father Like Son at The Short Fat Kid. Seventeen feet worth of Theordore Roosevelt await you at one of DC’s least accessible monuments. In addition to a Teddy primer, this Monument Monday post by The DC Traveler includes a short history of Roosevelt […]

DC Blogs Noted

DC: Got Parking? Urban Trekker. The price of owning your own parking spot. No Pants Metro Ride Planned for Jan. 12. DCist. The little row house that could: $2 Million Declined for $200,000 House. For The Love of Growth (DC that is) Haunt and humor in this collection of Myrtle Beach in Winter photos. Global […]

DC Blogs Noted

A man on a Metro bus isn’t moving and efforts to shake him awake don’t work. The bus driver asks passengers: “What do you think I should do?” To this the writer at The True Tales of a Caffeine Addict says, I doubt it would have been too much to check to see if the […]

DC Blogs Noted

Suburban residents complain that Metro’s fare hikes hurt them the most. But Rob at The Goodspeed Update analyzed the fares and finds that while these riders experience the largest absolute increases they pay lowest cost per mile of all riders. Share and Share Alike. Except. Green Canary. Lonnie Bruner plans to win the 2008 Mustache […]

DC Blogs Noted

An Unpleasant Walk Home at 1:32 AM. Prince of Petworth. This post drew nearly 60 comments. Viridian closes after two years. Metrocurean. Grabbing 2008 by the Zeroes. Roissy’s advice list runs to sixteen. Spaztastic Adventures of a DC Fashionate offers seven facts of life. Happy New Year. This is a powerfully written but explicit telling […]