Monthly Archives: May 2011

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Each Memorial Day Weekend, DC is home to “Rolling Thunder“, which is a motorcycle event for Veterans. One Photograph A Day shares the spirit of the ride with this photo by Luis Gomez. Though DCers have a plethora of public transportation to chose from, some do of us still own our own cars. Check out […]

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Who doesn’t like a good ol’ round of Would You Rather? Let’s have some fun with So Good. Congratulations to Tales from Coach Land on the new addition! Here she is, welcoming her second into the world with some post-birth perspective. Thrifty DC Cook brings us today’s pretty picture of food with a classic French […]

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Looking for a place to go for Memorial Day?  Or another weekend this summer?  Not sure where to go?  New to DC offers some info about the different beaches to check out.  And if you plan to stick around town on this three day weekend check out where the girls go for suggestions of fun […]

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Unremitting Failure’s post, No More Art, is electric writing that begins: We’ve had it with the whole art world, too commercial. It’s all about the money, and none of it is coming our way. We’re going to try to blog on subjects other than art, like last night we had pizza for dinner and good […]

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Many bloggers decided to poke fun at the Rapture, and the way that it didn’t happen, over the weekend. While the rest of us are wholly disappointed that we could not partake in Post Rapture looting, The DCist notes that the end of the world may be closer than we think, because the government may […]

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Starbucks does coffee tastings? And they have the nerve to conduct them dangerously close to The Rapture? Capital Cooking attended one. For Chalicechick, graduation from law school feels like “a celebration that [she] no longer has to hit herself in the face with a hammer every goddamned day.” Sounds about right. It’s good to know […]

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Hilarity in Shoes pays moving and beautiful tribute to a lost friend, lost in more ways than one. It’s always an adventure getting around the metro area. Traffic. Train delays. Motorcades. Goats? Yes, goats. Gaithersburg’s fun with an out-of-place animal, courtesy of The Green Miles. The Big Piece of Cake has a son named George, […]

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Datingdc explains the very simple concept of “next.”  Now, if only it were as simple as she makes it sound. Sassy Marmalade tells us about the roots of her fashion and shopping inspiration, her mom. Awkward sex and the city takes it to the next level by getting, well, awkward. Summer is right around the […]

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How the wrong order at a restaurant became dinner for someone else. Summer House Days. This writer, after refusing, some years ago, to rent an apartment in Petworth, goes back for a second look at the neighborhood. Metro-Venture. On Going From Top Chef to Good Stuff. People’s District. Home Break-in Thwarted by Alert Neighbor in […]

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Unbreakable Man Laws invites Miss Solomon back for another guest post, and this one is an open letter to the nice guys of the world. …Or perhaps a more fitting description would be “an open letter to the guys who aren’t getting a second date.” Every girl dreams of the day when her partner will […]