Monthly Archives: February 2012

DC Blogs Noted

Are you having trouble keeping up with all of the craziness going on in politics? Good news – the Dissenting Justice blog has compiled the “Right-Wing Nut Headlines of the Day” into a tidy package. “CRY HAVOC! And let slip the DOGS OF WAR!” The Malnurtured Snay exorcises some Oscar Demons. Jordan, Lemon Gloria’s insanely […]

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Moving from DC back to Alabama, a grad student tells her story in two posts, Band-Aids and Done Deal. A Wash of Paint. They can be read in any order because this story may be a familiar one. The second post begins: I suppose my biggest struggle in going home will be fighting a feeling […]

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Random Duck recalls his volunteer role in the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Utah in the post, Citius, Altius, Fortius. What to expect from a Thai massage. Alice’s Wonderland. Illustrated. From art to alley: A collection of photographs by Black and Brown Shoes. This is different: Who Needs CraigsList!? Just Go Mobile. Photo. David Gaines […]

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Greater Greater Washington discusses WMATA’s problems with unwanted harassment, and worse, on public transit. Important stuff to consider for all of us, and brings another meaning to “If you see something, say something.” Pretty pictures of food! Tacos as art from The Pumpernickel Collection. Feast After Famine wonders about the right time in a young […]

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A history: Dear Boobies by guest poster Lara at Jodifur Rick Santorum doesn’t want to be president, writes Pundit Mom. Klingon Auditions Saturday in Dupont Circle. Borderstan. I am a Lefty is in kinshasa: home away from home! Learning to Fly writes about giving something up for Lent: I can’t imagine anything being harder than […]

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Travel, Eat, Repeat provides a great snapshot of one of this contributing editor’s favorite new bars/coffeehouses – the Blind Dog Cafe. “Now I’m starting to think that life moves in circles and ovals and not in straight lines” is the operative line from the latest missive from the Being a Ballerina, Becoming a Gardener blog. […]

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Unpopped Collar shares a picture of part of the District at Twilight. On the subject of pretty pictures, I’ve always been a sucker for anything from the World War II Era, particularly anything to do with romance. Red Nose took a snap of a letter her father wrote her mother during the War. Fashion conscious […]

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An Unexhaustive List of My DC Fears by All Day I’m Tay is a delightful read. A secret restaurant in Columbia Heights? An odd tale. Three White Leopards. First Week in DC: Impressions. Eryn wii is a new District resident. The House History Man tells the history of the “dump of a house” he bought […]

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As we all know, our scrappy hometown Washington Nationals were once the Montreal Expos. Expos legend Gary Carter, who is also one of the members of the Nats’ Ring of Honor (and in your humble editor’s opinion, one of the best, most joyous and most fun-loving players in the history of baseball), lost his battle […]

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Yeah, I’ve only waited 25 yrs for this. Kissing and other disasters. Car flattened near Dupont Circle. Photo. A news item you may have missed. Ghosts of DC. Holla Back DC is now Collective Action for Safe Spaces. They explain the change here. There’s also this post about the incredible weirdness of some of the […]