Tag Archives: Dork

Nats a wild card contender, on paper


Chalk this agate under things we haven’t seen this decade: The Nationals being included in the Wild Card race standings. It’s a tad bit misleading: Yes, the Nationals, at 58-63 are technically a team with a shot at the Wild … Continue reading

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The DMV: Serving 250 new customers daily


Guess how long it will take about 7,500 people to move to the D.C. area. About a month, according to a very cool database on the Buffalo Business Journal (Umm, what publication?). More big-picture notable, according to this database, is … Continue reading

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The Maryland melting pot of diversity


After D.C. then Virginia census results were reported, the anecdotal evidence that the D.C. region is even more diverse than when I first visited 10 years ago became objective. But the real news dropped Thursday: Maryland, one of the most … Continue reading

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Downtown Gamestop, Laurel MD


Too much World Cup, that’s the only explanation for why I had to have Fifa 10. I’m a big manager guy, which I suppose puts me in the realm of World of Warcraft players in terms of dorkitude, but I … Continue reading

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Terpsizzlacs in NBA Summer League


It’s always good to see our Terps going into the League. Lately we haven’t exactly been setting the world on fire, though that Steve Blake signing was encouraging I suppose, if you’re Steve Blake. Anyway, with Vasquez going 28th in … Continue reading

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