For Washington, DC Sports, 2013 Was a Bust

Great read from Mike Wise at The Washington Post wrapping the year in review for pro sports in Washington, D.C. Click this link to read it. (H/T Pat) […]

By |December 24th, 2013|news, sports, washington dc|0 Comments

Nice Job Giant Food, Inc.

Giant Food has stores all over the DMV. Here's the sign I saw tonight entering the store in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Well done.

By |September 25th, 2013|alexandria virginia, news, washington dc|0 Comments

Jeff Bezos Aims For ‘Golden Era’ at the Washington Post

ICYMI, there was a decent profile in today's Washington Post of Jeff Bezos and his recent acquisition of the newspaper. I thought of two ideas for Mr. Bezos.

By |September 3rd, 2013|news, washington dc|0 Comments

RIP Big Josh

So sorry to hear the news today that the 9:30 club's 'Big' Josh Burdette has died. In the many times I attended a concert at the 9:30 club, you couldn't help but notice his presence. He was always polite even when throwing out kids with a fake ID.

By |September 3rd, 2013|news, washington dc|0 Comments

Help Employees Save The Tabard Inn in D.C.

I've never stayed at the Tabard Inn but, I have eaten there. Click this link to sign a petition to help employees of the Inn save one of Dupont Circle's landmarks in Washington, D.C. which has fallen on hard times.

By |July 19th, 2013|news, washington dc|0 Comments

Report: Washington Nationals Among Baseball’s Least Popular Teams

Considering last year's run to the playoffs, this is a little surprising. Via CBS DC/WNEW D.C. traffic on game nights might seem to indicate otherwise, but apparently the Nationals are one of the least popular teams in baseball. Harris Interactive’s annual report on the popularity of Major League Baseball teams is out, and the Nats [...]

By |July 18th, 2013|MLB, news, sports, washington dc|0 Comments

All Hail Armageddon!

Great piece by Charles Krauthammer in today's Washington Post titled 'Hail Armageddon' on the sequester taking effect in Washington, D.C. Related articles Hail Armageddon (nationalreview.com) Krauthammer's Take: Sequester 'Most Ridiculously Hyped Armageddon Since the Mayan Calendar' (nationalreview.com) Krauthammer: Here's How Republicans Can Win the Argument Over "Sequestration" (townhall.com)

By |March 1st, 2013|barack obama, government, news, washington dc|0 Comments