Monthly Archives: July 2012

DC Blogs Noted

The Gentleman’s Guide to Little-Known Flirting Techniques. Celery as magic? Who would have thought. Bilbo’s Random Thought Collection. If you think DC rents are high, consider the cost of commuting via Metro. Bye Metro, writes West Falls Steve on Unsuck DC Metro. Goodbye, DC (For Now). DC Livin’. Coming to terms with the end of […]

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Rick was sick, homeless, and had family somewhere. Now he’s gone. Ah Bugger, who writes: I’m glad Rick won’t suffer any more. I am thankful to him for reminding me that time is fleeting and that each moment is precious (sorry for the cliches). But most of all, that we can’t gauge how people are […]

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I have only one thing to say: GAAH, SPIDERS. – Not Enough Tequila. The ten people you should never date. –Boobs Bacon Bourbon. Pretty pictures of food! When your humble editor was a little girl on the Gulf Coast, I would go to Mardi Gras and eat funnel cake. I miss those days. Thanks for […]

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Don’t Worry About Your Mom. Clarissa Splains It All. A wonderful and touching post. Ikea story with photos. Mean Louise. Stirrup Queens writes about life but also explores blogging, and does so in this post: Is your blog holding your back. At DCBlogs, the following is observed: The vast majority of blogs disappear at about […]

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My university deserved the sanctions, writes a Penn State alum at DC Pro Sports Report. Penn State’s Punishment: What’s the Real Takeaway? Sports Sense. The DC Universe reviews the Batman movie, the good, the bad and the ugly. I really hate the news. Red. Why there will be more mass shootings like the Batman movie […]

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Are we becoming a nation of angry and rude people? Use Your Words. Laurie Writes. Maybe the cops will show up? Jeneric Generation. Overheard. Neighbors are moving to Leesburg. Might as well be Hawaii, writes RealityBites. Because you can’t get enough of cute dog photographs. Peaceful Dog. Medical roundup: My boyfriend is in the hospital […]

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Cloture Club believes it’s a crime for a woman to wear sneakers when dressed for work. The Aurora Shooting: Maybe It’s OK to be a Helicopter Parent, writes Pundit Mom. Love is Blonde says being in Iceland is like being on another planet. Photos. Sometimes Homeownership Sucks. InShaw complains about water and DC Water responds […]

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Thoughts on offshoring and robots, complete with illustrations. – Cloture Club. Some days, it’s easier to be bored. – Scott’s Take. Letting go of things we think are good. Interesting, and complex. – Casey Dinkin. Pretty pictures of food! Gorgeous (and AMAZING-looking) tomato and cheese tarts. – Keep It Simple Foods. And to take us […]

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Yes, But is it Art? Brain melt exercise of the day. Eye Level. Random Duck: Ten everyday things that make me happy. Sociology in My Neighborhood provides a clear and disturbing explanation of how debt is piled on inmates by the system, in the post: The Impossible Debts of Inmates. Opening: H and Pizza. Capital […]

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Many stories have been written about street harassment and sexual assaults on Collection Action for Safe Spaces. But this effort to fight back on rude and often lawbreaking behavior is an old one, as Ghost of DC discovers, in a post that sheds light on a 1920s group, the Anti-Flirt Club. Video: Bystanders Walk Past […]