Tagged: dc

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newsround

Bush caught off-guard in chat with Blair | CNN Apparently not expecting an open mike to pick up his remarks, Bush told Blair: “See the irony is what they need to do is get Syria to get Hezbollah to stop...

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Weekend Recap-a-licious

I realized that I was getting a bit wordy, so decided to split up the “today sucks” post from the “weekend” post. 🙂 There’s really no rhyme or reason to the breaks, I just got long-winded. The weekend was pretty...

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Jeezy Creezy

Nothing like starting your morning, looking at the ForecastFox temperature icon and seeing that it’s a thermometer on FIRE — 100 degrees! But the best part is the description… warmer.

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History, Bucky Style

The full funny is here, but just this clip was enough to crack me up. It’s a slow morning otherwise, I still have lines from last night’s movie running through my head and we get cupcakes later today to celebrate...

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Online, everyone has bulletproof social armor

Someone to Watch Over Me (on a Google Map) | NYT …like many of my generation, I consistently trade actual human contact for the more reliable emotional high of smiles on MySpace, winks on Match.com and pokes on Facebook. I...

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je ne sais pas porquoi…

Man if the gov’t isn’t closed in DC, it’s like any other workday. The metro was a wee bit less crowded today, but really the commute didn’t look any different, people were still running to catch trains, there was a...

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Never a dull moment

There’s nothing quite like a fire alarm to make you think: “Hm, I wonder what’s up?” “Ok, I should turn stuff off and head downstairs.” “Got my keys and phone and wallet, all good.” — hand on the door —...

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Slave to the bean

I’m starting to feel totally unable to cope with the workday morning without caffeine. But I suspect that it’s psychological because I don’t feel much of a buzz (except on espresso) with it and I don’t feel much of a...

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To the dogs!

Thanks to more than a few long days last week I got to leave early yesterday afternoon, which did wonders for me as when I left the house for work and went off in search of soup for lunch, it...