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30th Annual Filmfest DC

Filmfest DC Celebrates 30 Years of Great Movies: April 14-24 Tickets Go On Sale This Saturday – Early Bird Special! WASHINGTON – Say farewell to winter and kick-off spring by celebrating the 30 anniversary of Filmfest DC! The largest and...

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Life of Brian: Bugs

To be clear: I do not like bugs. I do not hate bugs. I do not fear bugs. I respect bugs. Growing up in the suburbs, they were everywhere. And I’m using “bugs” as the blanket term for all creepy...

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Spring Fling, Instagram Style?

As many local instagram feeds are now showing, it was a long winter with random days of heat, but we’re finally through it. Signs of spring are showing up in the DC area, and we’re now on the lookout for...

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Lolly, Lolly, Lolly, Get Your Hot Takes Here!

Who out there is ready to write a “hot takes” redux of Schoolhouse Rock’s “Lolly, Lolly, Lolly, Get Your Adverbs Here!”? You know we’re just rife with opportunity… Imagine it: Come on down to Lolly’s, get the [hot takes] here!...

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Life of Brian: Internet

I originally envisioned these “Life of Brian” posts as little views into moments from my life, or bit of my inner thoughts, things I’ve likely never written about because other people were involved, or it seemed silly, or I just...

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D.C. Outside Vintage-Styled Tourism Posters

D.C. Outside has created some gorgeous vintage art deco styled posters advertising tourist spots in and around the D.C. area. Seeing how much time I spend there either for exercise or as a shortcut to the Zoo or Cleveland Park,...

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Animated GIF by Ivan Vidovic

Just relax, breathe normally and stare into the following GIF. Animated GIF by Ivan Vidovic on Ello. Yes, this is how we recruit. Enjoy that triggered latent1 homosexuality, y’all! I love how animated GIFs are making a comeback as art,...

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Point Cloud at The Yards Park

I missed the opening night of Light Yards but I took a few shots of Point Cloud this morning on my way in to the office. The sunrise was a lovely fiery burst on the horizon and framed the piece...

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Pair: Immersive Catalog

Pair is just the latest thing to remind me that when I think, “There should be a thing!” that thing very probably already exists. Earlier this month, a friend and I were talking about a trip to IKEA and other...

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Sheep Thrills from a Sheep Trick

Why did the sheep cross the field? Because it was being expertly herded! These mesmerizing scenes were caught on film by aerial photographer and pilot Tim Whittaker, from New Zealand. Whittaker has a longer video on his own channel, filmed...

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Give A Damn: Helen Mirren for Budweiser

Budweiser’s Super Bowl spot features Dame Helen Mirren admonishing anyone that might consider driving while under the influence. Hello, I’m Helen Mirren, a notoriously frank and uncensored British lady. The Collective “We” are dumbfounded that people still drive drunk. So...

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41st Annual Washington Antiquarian Book Fair

Book lovers rejoice: the Washington Antiquarian Book Fair returns to our nation’s capital! Celebrating its 41st year, the Fair returns this March 4-5, 2016 featuring new and longtime favorite exhibitors and collections. Over the course of two days, the fair...

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And they called it coffee love…

Truly is there any love better than coffee love? I saw this stock image in an article on my way to work and thought it was simply adorable! The Awkward Yeti expresses the love for coffee far better than I...

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Rock Creek Snark on “Telework”

Rock Creek Snark nails the idea of “telework” in DC… Sources report that in anticipation of widespread school closures and unsafe commuting conditions, thousands of workers are currently formulating a wide variety of excuses, schemes, and alternate itineraries to maximize...

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Happy Hour Forever?

Waiting for the bus in Mount Pleasant on a day with far too many appointments, I saw that this restaurant had posted an unusual happy hour notice. Because of lingering old laws restricting happy hour, or in some cases just...