Monthly Archives: December 2010

New adds to the live feed

We’ve been adding blogs to the live feed on regular basis, but have been exceptionally tardy about publishing a list of new adds. What follows are some recent inbox arrivals that were just added to the live feed. To get your blog listed writes dcblogs@gmail.com The work of a talented photographer, SnarkInfested My Old Kentucky […]

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Penguin poo smells bad, but Antarctica is great, according to Candy Sandwich. Red Nose contemplates attending Midnight Mass, recalling a family history. The GLAA Forum posts a clip of Dan Choi getting his U.S. Military Academy ring back from Harry Reid. Computer Blues Posterous posts a list of reasons one might want to consider using ZipCar. […]

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The Bitches Who Brunch sampled the offerings at Granville Moore’s brunch and found it anything but middling. GM’s occupies a metaphorical space between rustic, high-end, and neighborhood, and does it with great aplomb. WMATA is now – through their uniformed police force – exercising a prerogative to inspect the bags of passengers entering the metro […]

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If you’re not following City Girl Blogs’ journey to beating- yes, beating breast cancer, you should be. This beautiful, raw, inspiring post shows why. Bitches Who Brunch give us a run-down of their favorite contestants for Christmas brunch. While they aren’t cheap, they do sound delicious. CommuterPageBlog has some great, simple tips on how to […]

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Guess which twinkle lights are mine? Photo shows holiday lights on two balconies, one belonging to Church of the Big Sky and the other a neighbor. Loud and late revelry of the wake-me-up kind, sets the pen flowing at Living Like a Tourist in Ode to the Adams Morgan Drunkard. The Gingkos of Swann Street. […]

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Hey, you know what’s better than snow? Air travel during snow. Candy Sandwich details an inauspicious start to a long trip. Listen to Leon, with an unorthodox take on another one of those dead-celebrity-who’s-not-actually-dead memes. I don’t usually associate the holiday season with gardening; that seems like sort of a spring thing to me. But […]

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The author of In Shaw (the historically gentrified blog) found that advice given to a stranger about i-Phone safety was given about as much heed as most unsolicited advice to strangers. Meanwhile, CommuterPageBlog solicits competitors in Capital Bikeshare’s Winter Weather Warrior contest. Carlos in DC had two blogs deleted by Blogger, which means Google. Read […]

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Retail employees blogging about their more*ahem* colorful customers is as old as the medium itself… yet, we somehow never tire of it. Malnurtured Snay’s rant about bookstore customers, the holidays, and too many quirks is another well written and delightfully snarky addition to that list. On at least one occasion in this space, this contributing […]

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Hilarity in Shoes gives (appropriately hilarious) advice to the ladies on how NOT to purchase a used car. Dogs and Wine opens up about her falling out with her mother, and a belief in second (and nineteenth) chances. She calls it playing the fool… and I hope she’s wrong. Capitol Hill Style has a non-traditional […]

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From the breaking news desk of the Ode Street Tribune: At approximately 3:53 pm EDT on Dec. 10, a hawk swooped down on a squirrel feeding peacefully in Fort Myer Heights Park. Photos of the hawk by the Trib’s reporter. Using WikiLeaks may be hazardous to your job prospects with the federal government, according to […]