Monthly Archives: April 2011

DJ B-Money: 202 meets 412


Update: The reviews are in. Fat Boy says “Nice track.” This track is really creating a buzz now. A bit contrived, this maddeningly unpolished track joins Uncalled 4 Band with Pittsburgh Wiz Khalifa. The litany of samples are from UCB’s … Continue reading

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Fatboy’s take, April 29, 2011: Royal Flush


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D.C.’s summers: How legendary are they?


Blink and you might have missed spring. Or so it feels like this week, with D.C. temperatures routinely cracking 80 degrees and AC units getting their first workout. The temperature should drop later this week, but by late May we … Continue reading

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Capital Bikeshare’s record ridership day


Since the infusion of thousands of new members and renewals from a half-price deal offered on Living Social, Capital Bikeshare has been on a roll. Consider: Sunday was the system’s highest ridership day ever: 4,197 trips. During the warm weather … Continue reading

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Baltimore’s baseball and nature homonym


Long before Charm City was blessed with the birds, there have been Baltimore Orioles. Trying to identify the sleek, iridescent visitor to our backyard (likely a Rusty Blackbird) I was digging into my handy-dandy “Sibley Field To Birds,” complete with … Continue reading

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The power of a referral


What can Greater Greater Washington do for you? Quite a bit, if you are a blogger and the Washington urbanist powerhouse picks up one of your posts. Last week, a quick hit I did on the tear down of a … Continue reading

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Fatboy’s take, April 18, 2011: Hair today, gone tomorrow


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