Monthly Archive: February 2010

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health: is phrenology covered?

Long story short: I need to get my head examined, and will be doing so this week. I thought the worst thing I had to deal with after my little accident was the big bloody scar healing and fading. Thankfully...

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Chopper’s Triple Chocolate Mousse Cake

We all have our standby recipes that are, first and foremost, easy. They may also be impressive, but like a well-known commercial illustrates, they really aren’t any trouble at all. And then there are those recipes that may happen to...

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Yelp DC Drinks Week Mar. 1-7

As if RAMW’s Unleashed wasn’t enough for you next week, Yelp is also getting 17 DC bars and restaurants to participate in Yelp Drinks. Who’s up for a city-wide happy hour… all day long, all week long?! For many of...

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home: “Hey you! Pick up that poop!”

Behold, the power of blogging… As you know, things got a little crappy around here with my rant on irresponsible dog owners. On my way home yesterday, it was getting worse as cars had driven through some of the piles...

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DC Metro Restaurants “Unleashed” Mar. 1-7

The RAMW has just announced UNLEASHED. Over 100 area restaurants will be offering specials during the week of March 1-7, 2010. This will be a great way for patrons to unleash the pent up dining passions that have been so...

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snOMG: pick that crap up!

I noticed a lot of this behavior during our big snowstorm* and wasn’t really going to make comment as the subject is rather… well, shitty. As I encounter this every 3-4 feet on my way to work, I could have...

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We Brunch Hard

It’s like I keep telling people, brunch isn’t just some cutesy little meal for the chicks and the gays, brunch ain’t no joke! Baratunde Thurston just linked to this on twitter. Not normally known for his food-related comments, I clicked...

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goodbye: Grandma Mattie Lee

My grandmother passed away last night. She was in her mid-90s, so it wasn’t unexpected but that doesn’t make it any easier to accept. I don’t know if others play favorites with grandparents, but she was mine. We weren’t very...

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video: Oh, nice!

Finally a post that isn’t about the snow! Of course, I can still see plenty of it from my windows, but I can also see some–unfortunately–successful efforts to dig out of it. There are clear sidewalks all over and I...

'snOMG' photo by Kim Baker (kimberly faye/flickr) 1

snOMG2: believe the hype!

Calling it snOMG will never get old. Looking out the window this morning, OMG was the first phrase to come to mind. This snowstorm sort of started off with a bit of a whimper, the flakes were coming down, but...