Tag Archives: Washington

Roundup for Wednesday 3/24/10

Liberals deserve congratulation for patching the last big hole in the American safety net: health care. Sorry conservatives, you lost. Washington Post writer Tom Shales should be professionally sanctioned (or fired) for writing a disgusting hit piece on Christiane Amanpour. The Attorney General of Washington State is going to waste public money on a nutty […]

Mental health break: Your Christmas was probably better

Before the holidays get too far behind us, it’s good to remember that things in our lives could always be worse…  December 1919. “Christmas tree at the District Jail, Washington, D.C., and some of the prisoners.” @ Shorpy  Be sure to click and see the full sized version and the excited expressions on their faces.

DC height limit: Trading beauty for 'vitality'

I recently visited Washington DC and I couldn’t help but be struck by how different it is from other major cities in the United States. A big component of that is the wide streets, the classical architecture and the relatively low height of the buildings. As a result, DC feels more open and warm than […]