Monthly Archives: February 2013

DC Blogs Noted

Newly turned 60, Reya attends the Rosa Parks statue unveiling Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol. The post: How Reya got her groove back. Places where you can dance (for fitness) like a stripper. Doing the District. This was a good idea, right? Shorter, black and pink hair design. WWKHD. A history with Budweiser. Cycle Jerk. […]

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Truly amazing: This is my dad’s cell phone. The Donut. The Wizard of Oz, writes Bilbo’s Random Thought Collection, is “a perfect cautionary tale for modern-day ultraconservatives, as it tells the story of four mooching characters who went to the government in search of handouts rather than solving their own problems.” This is a fairly […]

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Musings from Me lists the things she liked and did not like about the Oscars. Not Carrie Bradshaw writes: You know what good-looking people at the NIH are called? He asked. No, I said. Visitors. A strong opinion about Yahoo’s telecommuting ban. Soup is not a finger food. In Shaw writes about the many roommates […]

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An ocean fishing adventure with photos. Fly. Fish. Eat. The writer of Tales From The Sharrows has a new sweet ride, a Brompton folding bike. It is a gift from the Official Wife. He shares what he has learned: Bringing your folding bike on the Metro is really like being a guest at a party. […]

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I’m 36 and I Love All Of You, writes Jarvis Slacks, in a moment of birthday-induced introspection. A loud angry voice in the office has some workers thinking about escape. lemon gloria. One of those posts where I use my blog as a public diary. Awkward Sex and the City. Seeking advice on a new […]

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Sequester will hit hard around here. Bloggers are beginning to write about how it affects them. The Autobiography of Steve expects it will likely require furloughs of one-day per pay period. Virginia Girl isn’t sure what it will bring, and writes: Despite being a fed on the “inside” (as it were), the sequestration is a […]

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Edatrix, who writes: Never mind the fact that I’m adopted, good looks run in this family. Photo. The PhD program rejection letters are arriving and A Wash of Paint considers her options, her life. On Love and Loneliness. Lemmonex. A meditation that’s almost a poem. She writes: For every wasted effort, there is a moment […]

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A homeless man shows up for Ping Pong dim sum. Justanoherdcmonday. U Street Dirt says there are bullies in the neighborhood trying to upend what should be a civil debate. My Oscar Ballot 2013. Footnotes. Engagements: Mascara and Microchips shows what’s changed in a photo. Magnolia writes: so yeah, that happened. the man is now […]

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Bad math makes for poor reporting. In My Backyard – DC. Excerpt: The assertion that the proposed U Street moratorium area has the highest concentration of liquor licenses in the District is not only inaccurate, but obviously so, and by an enormous margin. Those who run things have decreed that DC cabs shall be a […]

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The writer at Silver Spring Singular gets a speed camera violation ticket from the city of Greenbelt accusing him of going 13 miles over the limit. The problem: He hasn’t been in Greenbelt in years. Looking for something to do on Presidents Day? The Library of Congress is offering a rare photographic opportunity. It is […]