Tagged: dc

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on metro: Knock it off, I dare you

Interesting ride in this morning. I was a little later than usual, so the train was more crowded than I’m used to. A few stops in, a trio got on, two men, one woman and they were kinda cuttin’ up...

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calm after the storm

We had a slightly, but not too, empty office yesterday after the results of the storm. I knew of places without power and school closings, but overall it seems like there wasn’t anything too severe. Had a little blogger meet-up...

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only in DC: Alberto’s and Julia’s

A truly classic “only in DC” moment: Bonding with complete strangers in the metro when they spy your Alberto’s pizza boxes. Having the conversation move on to Julia’s Empanadas, and then watching the two of them pretend to fight over...

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in DC: *sniff* Is that… urine?

It’s bound to happen to us all if we live in a major metropolitan area. Most of the time we build up a scent-immunity to all the stuff around us so we don’t even notice all of the various fragrances...

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on the metro: Excuse me, Sir? Sir? Sir?

I had a bit of light entertainment that went all sour on my metro ride in this morning. The car had a beggar, a pretty aggressive one. Had he not been saying anything, it wouldn’t have been apparent that he...

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small doses

Heading back from lunch in Gallery Place, I picked up the free mag Bit o’ Lit. It’s kinda cool, containing excerpts from books, also available on their site, with just enough to cause interest or confirm disinterest. It also contains...

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Everybody’s Hurtin’ from the Weekend

It has been a while since my intake of cocktails, mostly gin, has been that high over the course of 2 days. Looking back though, I wouldn’t go back and change a thing. It was a very fun weekend after...

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Would this be Barrio Fabulous?

Some days, I really love my neighborhood. I headed out for a snack on Saturday after the cable guy left and this beauty was parked out back behind my building along Mt. Pleasant Street. I only wished the driver had...