Monthly Archives: September 2008

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A drunk lobbyist on K Street. There’s Such a Thing as Doing Your Job Too Well. Tom Collins What constitutes cheating? A Blog is Born writes: In my mind, cheating is doing anything that you wouldn’t want to tell your man. Doesn’t matter if it’s with another person or whatever. If you’re not comfortable sharing […]

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If you missed the Red Skins game, here’s a video view from the seats in the final minute. (Turn down volume if at work) Good time to check out the Redskins Blog written by Matt Terl, a lifelong fan who says he has been given access to Redskins Park. A post, 20 months, about the […]

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All politics may be local, but here in DC, it sometimes seems that everything is political. Including romance. The Soft Lounge Blog offers us some tips on Metro TMI: How Not to Pick Me Up. Uhh, yah, who says we were trying, Softlounge? Blog politics, blog Metro, blog TMI. Just don’t blog late for dinner […]

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The Pentagon’s September 11 Memorial Dedication will occur today.   Here is a link to the artist’s renderings.  The dedication ceremony will be at 8:00 a.m. Super No Va Mom lists September 11 memorial ceremonies around the region, not just the one at the Pentagon. The Astronomy Picture of the Day for September 10 isn’t the most beautiful ever (it’s […]

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Who is the ‘Washington Elite’? Diatribes by Joah. Well crafted observations. Excerpt: They don’t have as good of taste in music as people in San Francisco. They don’t bike as seriously as people in Austin. They don’t care about the environment as much as people in Portland. They don’t spend as much time outdoors as […]

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Advice on answering the inevitable question that all DC residents are eventually asked. The AntiDC: If you’ve managed to escape from this big, retarded village called Washington, DC, even for just a weekend, it’s inevitable that you’ll face this most confounding question: “What’s it like to live in DC?” Life in Pink takes a second […]

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Hanna Does Georgetown. DC Universe, who writes: There’s something about seeing vast amounts of water pouring out of a Starbucks that fills me with an odd sense of joy. Photos. M Slash lets a rider know how Metro really works. Slate gives a shoutout to DC Teacher Chic. It has this to say about it: […]

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In a delicious start, Suburban Sweetheart says thank you, thank you very much to Hello Cupcake. Just when she had admitted defeat, who should come along but the King himself? Okay, this one is maybe borderline political, but it’s also … a universal relatable truth and didn’t cause any injury to anybody so … I […]

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Not much snark in the house tonight, as I recently lost a loved one (by which I mean:  someone I love died, not that I misplaced someone in Safeway’s product section).  At the same time, that means those of our fair community nattering on about what to buy don’t get a lot of sympathy from […]

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Attending the National Symphony Orchestra’s Labor Day concert on The Mall, You Lobby Like a Girl writes about the audience response to the National Anthem. Everyone (easily 2,000+ people) stood up, turned towards the Capital building and the flag, took their hats off, placed their hands over their heart and sang along to the anthem. […]