Sometimes blogs disappear into Twitter, and such was the case with Unsuck DC Metro, one of the District’s most popular blogs. Now it’s a Twitter powerhouse, with some 25,000 followers and a steady retweet stream of misery. The complaints (below) are related to the Blue Line, which has seen some changes since the opening of the Silver Line. Save the Blue Line explains.
Can Lyman’s Tavern resurrect pinball culture in DC? DCist. Weighing in as well is New Columbia Heights.
An in-town vacation of sorts: The District Darling goes to DGS Delicatessen, Jazz in the Gardens, Red Light, Ted’s Bulletin, El Centro, SUNdeVICH, Union Market with a camera. Also, Stachowski Market, Black Cat and other places.
This blog endorses Carol Schwartz for mayor. D2 Route.
Video: There is an effort to try to save a mural painted over the doorway of the Potter’s House in Columbia Road in Adams Morgan. The mural entitled “The Light of the World” was painted by local artist Karla-“Karlisima” Rodas-Israel. Here’s a short interview (2 minutes) with her in her studio. The new owners of the building, the Eighth Day Community Church, plan to paint over the work. The artist’s website.
Editor’s note: We will be back on Monday.