When I started preparing this round-up, I promised myself that I would avoid snow posts, and V-Day entries. I tossed that notion aside upon reading Being Home. May we all know that kind of happiness.’s
Fat Tuesday, Lent, and God; musing about the balance of sacrifice and a good time:shares some thoughts on
“…what sort of God do we have if she can’t also be found listening to jazz, drinking a bourbon and watching a good parade?”
The Virginia State Senate has passed a bill that would allow people to carry handguns into restaurants. The How Could This Possibly Go Wrong?” [Ed. Note: the blisteringly snarkastic comment from This Is Not How I Planned My Life was a big reason for the inclusion of this post.]asks “
“This… reminds me of a partner with low self-esteem holding onto his or her significant other who has been emotionally detached from the relationship for awhile. The therapist’s response would be: “Why keep fighting for someone who clearly doesn’t have your best interest in mind? Just let go and let live.”
For those of you who are fatigued by the histrionics that normally accompany critical blog posts about WMATA failings, this post from an even-handed first person account of last Friday’s Metro derailment.offers
assails Councilmember Mary Cheh’s proposal to bring a parking garage to Cleveland Park as election-year pandering.