Monthly Archives: December 2011

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Twenty Christmas (related) Movies to Warm Your Ebeneezer “Grinch” Potter Heart. Always a Drunk, Never a Bride. Top 10 Restaurant Openings of 2011. Best Bites. Bryan Weaver, a former ANC commissioner and council candidate, critiques the council’s ethics bill. The post: DC Council ethics: C’mon son, we can do better. Greater Greater Washington. Instead of […]

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Morning Ride with a Side of Road Rage. Pedal ‘n Purl describes an incident Saturday with a motor vehicle. The Black and Orange burger restaurant planned near U and 14th is previewed by U Street Dirt in a post that also looks at the development pressure affecting this neighborhood. It’s called Piecemeal. An attempted pick-up […]

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The Hip Flask reminisces about the Baghdad Country Club. Broads of the Beltway examines the folly of some fashion magazines suggestions for last minute holiday gifts. Our collective heart aches for Love is Blonde. Filter is a boutique coffee shop and Borderstan gets the inside scoop on how to make the perfect pot of French […]

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Not Enough Tequila in the Word pokes fun at one of my favorite movies, Dirty Harry. Losing a relative, no matter how full of a life they may or may not have had, is always difficult. Dealing in Subterfuges reflects on the loss of not one, but two grandfathers. Though most will tell you the […]

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Rebecca at a Life Enchanted is leaving DC and will miss it. In a heartfelt piece she writes: I walked home slowly tonight, clutching my records and trying to memorize every detail of the city. I can honestly say that this experience has been more amazing than I could have dreamed. I have no regrets […]

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Because we can all use some holiday cheer, and also an IM conversation with a cat (because why not?), here are 10 seasonal things to dig, courtesy of Hilarity in Shoes. Comfort and joy indeed. Pretty pictures of food time! And it’s healthy, for once. Thanks to Fifthfloorkitchen’s Blog for the great salad recipe. The […]

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Not all “foodies” are pretentious, self-important, bloviating folk who worship at the altar of food. But for that specific genre of foodie, the So Good Blog has some deliriously funny ideas for Foodies 12 Days of Christmas. Running with Blue Sponges calls for a boycott of Loews in response to the yamking of their advertising […]

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Bitches Who Brunch have a full docket this week, and some tips and tricks to keep you one step ahead of the holiday crunch. Speaking of the holiday crunch, Positively Present has some commandments to help keep the holiday blues away. If anyone is thinking of getting me a Christmas gift, I would really like […]

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The handwritten note — its power even in this Internet age. Oh, Susanica. There are times when a written note can mean the world. This writer explains what they are. Three weeks today. Photos and touching write-up by Gnomie in the Capitol City. My new nerd glasses. Hey, Love. Photo. Are there eight used book […]

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It was three years ago this week that the blog, Who Murdered Robert Wone, began. They write: Simple web metrics only tell a part of the story: this is the 575th post and 45,000 comments were generated from over 2 million page views. But the raw data isn’t the success, the people and passion behind […]