Monthly Archives: October 2009

DC Blogs Noted

14th & You had a bout with the swine flu and writes: It’s the kind of flu that makes raising a glass of water to your mouth and successfully taking a sip a feat of superhuman strength. DC teacher and writer of Dee Does the District reports: students are dropping like flies — going home […]

DC Blogs Noted

Yard sale delivers big bucks and amusement. If you see something, say something Even the cracked motorcycle helmet was sold. The DC Public Affairs and Communications Jobs blog is marking its one year anniversary. An excellent and useful round-up of jobs. Ah, the joys of pet ownership … Living Life Frame By Frame. The most […]

DC Blogs Noted

Our daughters will contribute even more to busting gender gaps:  Alice’s Adventures Underground shares how her sweetie calls it as she sees it. One of my favorite parts of the Fall season is having fun with fashion.  Capitol Fashionista exhibits her inner biker girl. When is it OK to lie? Attention Span of a Fly explores this question and shares […]

DC Blogs Noted: “That post you wrote that time…”

We temporarily interrupt our regular format around these parts to step into the Wayback Machine for a second look at resonant posts that escaped the initial lasso of the DC Blogs roundup.  Posts that lingered in our thoughts long after their initial unveiling.  Posts we remember on our third beer when we’re knocking back a few […]

DC Blogs Noted

Magic Pork writes a nearly 900 word rant about the bathroom key at a Starbucks in Dupont Circle. Can we stop worrying about the gays and get our own mess together? Life in the Village, who writes: Why are we worried about gays getting married, when we have more black children are being raised by […]

DC Blogs Noted

Church of the Big Sky goes to Wendy’s and observes a couple having sex in a car. (We are restraining, to the greatest possible extent and against all impulse to avoid obvious buns puns and stick to a straight-on TV Guide/Police Report style to detail the content.) The name of the post, Can I get […]

DC Blogs Noted

Butterflies and catfish near Great Falls, in pictures, brought to you by Elf King’s Blog. David Gaines writes about a friend of his, Abeo Anderson, who is trying to help the city’s youth through Raising Expectations, Inc. A hat trick doesn’t necessarily refer to a hockey game triple score, at least in this post in […]

DC Blogs Noted

Documentaries about homelessness and small businesses will air this Friday, October 9, at Arlington Independent Media, according to Ode Street Tribune.  These documentaries were made by local high school students who were summer interns at AIM. MeanLouise wants fellow bloggers to support the Local Community Radio Act, H.R. 1147/S. 592. Um, guys? Don’t hang your […]

DC Blogs Noted

This post from Life of Mb isn’t a meme per se, more of a challenge; but how much more pleasant would the blogiverse be if we all did it? I challenge all of you to thank 10 people today for something. It can be something as easy as thanking the cashier for giving you exact […]

DC Blogs Noted

Well … As Hamlet Would Say … What Is This Quintessence Of Dust? Washington Cube tells of a woman who recently died at 96, a woman whose life is celebrated with an act of remembrance. Excerpt: She never married, was a career woman and very opinionated and strong minded; i.e. not a woman to hold […]