Monthly Archives: June 2013

DC Blogs Noted

With DOMA’s demise, we are citizens, writes The Republic of T. Excerpt: After the news of the Supreme Court decision, someone asked me if I’d be going to a celebration tonight. No, unless something changes between now and the close of business, I’m not going to a celebration tonight. I’m going home, where I’ll have […]

DC Blogs Noted

Here’s a blog to bookmark: DC Crime Stories, the work of a veteran reporter, Scott McCabe. The Lousy Linguist, and yes he’s a real cognitive linguist, is asked by a friend for some bar recommendations, a friend who is begging for local dive bars. He responds with a list of dive bars that begins with […]

DC Blogs Noted

Why I Blog. Life In A Swamp. Illustrated, mathematically, in a chart. The thing about having a career in DC. Lemmonex. Single: A Redefinition moves to DC via the auto train. A day at the beach in Ocean City. Girls with Names. Four new DC hot spots: Del Campo, Ghibellina, Etto, and Barmini. Been There, […]

DC Blogs Noted

What can you do about a woodpecker pecking holes in a house? At 6 a.m. Jofifur. The headlines in Glover Park: Local woman missing; car in Pearson’s lot (Update: Found!). Hyperlocal Glover Park. I Can’t Breastfeed … Nor Would I Want To. City Girl. A healthy fear of cops. Causer Consulting. Let’s ban riding on […]

DC Blogs Noted

All creatures big and small are part of the hyperlocal coverage offered by The Ode Street Tribune. Is there anything on Congress Heights’ Main Street worth saving? Congress Heights on the Rise. What DC looked like when the Redskins won the Super Bowl, so long ago. Ghosts of DC. Birthdays: Neighborhood Nomads has turned two […]

DC Blogs Noted

The DC Sports Page looks at the effort to rebrand the Redskins in the post: Hail to the Metros? Excerpt: I’m somewhat conflicted on the name of the Redskins. I am of Asian descent. I’ve heard many slurs, so I understand the reasons Native Americans may be offended by the name. At the same time, […]

DC Blogs Noted

A long time blogger, Church of the Big Sky, can be one of the most affecting writers in the DC blogosphere. This slipped by when it published in April, but a fan of this writer told us about it. It’s an unsettling, but a powerfully honest post about bad behavior. Title: He said. Ten buildings […]

DC Blogs Noted

DC Style is Real arrived in DC eight years ago. She hated leaving Manhattan, and says her experience with DC didn’t begin well. Her view about DC has changed since. About a sign at a restaurant: Can you encourage civilizing behavior with the F word? Prince of Petworth. This doesn’t happen too often in the […]

DC Blogs Noted

Calling all dog owners, Fiery and Opinionated needs some advice on how to raise a puppy. Photos, of course. The writer of Brutalism is invited to a wedding that included Joe Biden. Some thoughts about how people learn, or how paperless makes you stupid, writes assortedstuff. Metro riders need to know when service will be […]

DC Blogs Noted

Who is running for mayor in DC? Who is counting? Capital Comment is. How the few have chosen inequality for the many. The Republic of T. Small Town Girl, DC World describes her date in photos. The post: My perception vs. reality. The writer has a knack for telling stories this way. For those of […]