DC Blogs Noted

Do you have the word “awkward” in your online dating profile? If so, Date the District is coming for you.

Say what you will about Sarah Palin’s politics, but you have to respect that she’s made herself a household name. (You do not, however, have to respect HOW she’s done it.) PunditMom

WashingTina faces the scorn of her hipster-filled farmer’s market when she forgets to bring her own bag from home and has to go (GASP) plastic.

Mel Gibson may not be making an appearance in The Hangover 2, but guess who is: Bill Clinton… Movie Star? FamousDC

Every now and then, you come across a post so raw and beautiful that words truly can’t do it justice. Thanks to Hilarity in Shoes, this is one of those times.

Turkey Day is just around the corner, which means Black Friday and its internet sister, Cyber Monday, are as well. If you want to mix it up this year, the Washington Humane Society is offering a different kind of special this Black Friday: half off the adoption price on any furry friend.

Meanwhile, the Nature Conservancy is attempting to turn Cyber Monday into “Green Gift Monday” by encouraging people to spend their money on gifts that will help make a difference. Details are on their blog Cool Green Science.