Monthly Archives: November 2010

DC Blogs Noted

Props to Parenting BY Dummies, who is Mrs. May in the 2011 Blogger Body Calendar. Proceeds go to benefit the National Eating Disorders Association. Snarkshelf compares Christmas to Hanukkah… also informally known as “Wednesday”. I’m having a hard time imagining a worse position to be in than playing referee for your parents’ make-up-break-up relationship… meanwhile, […]

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Stuck in London, Average Jane ask Tom, a guy I met on OKCupid who isn’t *really* a romantic prospect, to call his Mom and to let her know. A strange happening in the night. If you see something, say something. The unexplained presence of firefighters and the kite in the tree. DC Universe offers his […]

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If you’ve ever visited the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial on the National Mall, the chances are pretty good that you’ve walked by the kiosk that was operated by veterans as an additional tribute to their imprisoned or fallen comrades. The other night a fire destroyed that structure. The DC Like a Local blog offers a brief […]

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Having been surrounded by women his whole life (even in canine form), DC Urban Dad was shocked to find out he has a son on the way… shocked, and absolutely stoked. Here’s 13 reasons why. Arlington Yupette shares a reader’s letter who believes ASPAN is exacerbating the homeless situation in the Arlington, not helping it. […]

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Living in an apartment that isn’t trying to kill me rocks. The differences between an apartment in the District and an apartment in Korea. Curiosity Killed the Kat. The arrival of Wal-Mart in DC has Greater Greater Washington worried that its suburban-style appearance and large parking lots won’t fit. It’s trying to find out what’s […]

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So apparently, while we weren’t looking, Batman comics took a turn for the stiflingly cerebral. The D.C. Universe reflects on the change. This dilemma comes up every year around this time: exercise outdoors in the cold and dark, or gather ourselves up and go to the gym? Fresh Muddy Waters weighs her options. I’m sure […]

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Anonymiss in DC felt a lump in her breast, and she takes readers along for her doctor’s visit. Reading this kind of story ought not be quite so enjoyable. Is it better to ignore a problem that your friend doesn’t know exists or confront it? Would your answer change if a rare and valuable book […]

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Magnolia is dealing with the some issues and has a side of seasonal affective disorder thrown in for extra measure. The once and future DC Blogger, Hannah Just Breath, wants to be clear – she does not play the role of damsel in distress. However, she did recently meet a Knight who saved her car […]

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Do you have the word “awkward” in your online dating profile? If so, Date the District is coming for you. Say what you will about Sarah Palin’s politics, but you have to respect that she’s made herself a household name. (You do not, however, have to respect HOW she’s done it.) PunditMom WashingTina faces the […]

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DC Tweed Rides combine DC’s penchant for dressing well and conservatively with two wheel transportation. City Desk has a nice collection of photos of some of the participants. Notes from a night out in Adams Morgan. Wills Law Blog. He writes: Last night I declined a Four Loko and did not cave when peer pressure […]