Monthly Archives: April 2008

DC Blogs Noted

Woman Arrested for Dancing at the Jefferson Memorial. DCist. This report made the Digg hit parade. Metrocurean reports on a Columbia Heights restaurant that will open this summer, CommonWealth. Excerpt: Young Brit bands will play on the sound system, and British football will air when available. Checkers, backgammon and chess will be set up in […]

DC Blogs Noted

With tears, leaving DC. Hannah, just breathe… Excerpt: When I flew back to D.C. on Sunday, I realized I was flying home, to this city, for the last time. Responding to the Girl from the South’s farewell-to-DC post [see Monday’s dcblogs post], lacochran’s bloggery writes: I’m happy that Dorothy and Girl from the South found […]

DC Blogs Noted

The Perfect Woman. Roosh. Excerpt: It gets worse every year, the happy relationship with my “perfect” girl just gets farther as I become more incapable, as I become “better” at getting sex that has meaning but really doesn’t. Last night in the District for Girl from the South, who writes: I admire the people who […]

DC Blogs Noted

Maybe I’m just more cynical than Jamie of Farm Fresh Meat, but I do wonder about the motivations of the developer in question. Nonetheless, stopping by to check in with the neighbors before building seems like a very good public relations move, and is a good idea for many reasons. Let’s check back in a […]

DC Blogs Noted

What Happened to DC’s Snooze Button? DC residents are getting up earlier and earlier, writes Capital Compaints. Excerpt: The other day, I got up early and was standing on the platform at 5:35 am – Red Line. I was shocked to find at least 35 other people on the platform with me. Yes, I actually […]

DC Blogs Noted

God Bless America. An election year photo find. The Gold Puppy. The dangerous blog for students: GW Blogspot. It’s a group blog by a class of students and it is turning into a muckraker. There’s media criticism, such as GW Student Arrest at HellWell. And there’s the interesting report about the student who was exiled […]

DC Blogs Noted

If she had married K, or K2, or J, or C, or R, this writer would be living here or here and different lives. I’m not a girl, not yet a wino Caught Between a Sheepdog and My Moral Conscience. Story of My Life. The dog at Firehook Bakery. Smoke from 40 Years Ago. This […]

What Do You Get Out of Blogging (And What Do You Hope to Get)?

I started blogging in 2005 when my life was falling apart. That’s why I blog anonymously. I wrote, to strangers on the Internet, when my then-husband couldn’t or wouldn’t hear a word I said. Blogging saved my life, made me new friends around the world, opened doors for me, and woke me up when I […]

DC Blogs Noted

Maybe the tourists aren’t that bad. OC girl living in an extraordinary world A new arrivial shows off her Woodley Park place. Vue DC. Guys Lack Nerve When it Comes to Approaching Women. The tag guy returns. keep up with me. Before I forget because maybe I don’t want to yet, or longest blog ever. […]

DC Blogs Noted

Free Yoga in DC? Apparently so, during DC Yoga week, which is April 12 – 18 according to On the Red Line. I see no evidence of a yoga explosion in everyone’s behavior here in PowerTown, but maybe the free classes will help with that. Why all the bike blogs? And where are all the […]