Monthly Archives: May 2008

DC Blogs Noted

This is a story about Precious, a dog shot by police this month. Dogs DC. ABC Channel 7 also has a report. This post not only offers a report on the incident, but looks carefully at an issue that has a lot more to it. Ohi. better latent than never. Awkward moments Fire on the […]

DC Blogs Noted

Dinah, a semi-local shrink writing on Shrink Rap (who I’m sure comply with all HIPAA privacy requirements), which is Baltimore-based has more to say than you really want to know about psychiatric delusions, particularly the delusion that one is having sex with fish. What’s even more disturbing? “Sex with fish” is a leading search term […]

DC Blogs Noted

A story about an incident in a Dupont Circle restaurant. The writer of Black Sapience…My .02 decides to ask a woman why she clutched her purse when his group walked by. Excerpt: I then asked her, “Did you actually think someone was going to harm you or steal something from you? …” Six months after […]

DC Blogs Noted

The woman who writes Sciwonk says she was grabbed on the arm by a man on 4th Street NE. She writes: Suddenly, he leaned toward me and said, “What, are ya scared of me?” He grabbed my left forearm. Adrenaline in overdrive, I wrenched free and said, “You’re crazy,” as I kept walking. When I […]

DCBlogs: Recent finds

Finding new* local blogs in Washington DC is a random process. Some people request listing. Others may be unaware of DC’s broader blogging community or want to remain a little below the radar. Here are some of recent finds in our feed reader. Some are already in the live feed. The intent is to give […]

DC Blogs Noted

The writer of sogoodblog noticed something at the Wizards-Cavaliers playoff that other reporters missed, a T-shirt that said “crybaby” aimed at an opposing star basketball player. It included an advertising logo. He wrote a post, Does Papa John’s Pizza Hate the State of Ohio? that drew over 100 comments. He followed that with this post: […]

DC Blogs Noted

Red Nose recounts ten things that happened lately, although a few of them (or parts of them) seem a bit long ago. ($.50 buying enough gas to get home from where? Next door? Okay, I get it. You’re old, too.) Have you ever been on a Moon Hike at the National Arboretum? The author of […]

DC Blogs Noted

A man in running tights breaks the morning routine at a local Starbucks, reports Global Chameleon. She writes: I nearly choked on my venti fair-trade blend. On home ownership. Du Wax Loolu wonders if it is better to rent or buy in DC One joy of home ownership is covered in this post, titled Ballooning […]

DC Blogs Noted

Blog worthy roommate sought via Craigs List by Herb of DC. Writes one person in response: If you are looking to live with someone with nicknames such as “E-wrecked” “E-nough” and “E-bombs,” then you have found me. A Guys’ Weekend means going to the Preakness and doing better on the betting than the guys. Infinite […]

Mourning

When I was really young, I remember being told that being Chinese was something special. It not only reflects in your face but in every part of who you are. Being young, I didn’t care. I wanted to be like all the other kids – white, rich, blonde, whatever. I just didn’t want to be […]