Tag Archives: garbage/rats

Will Feral (the cat)


Eastern Market is an upscale area with a lot of beggars in it. And by beggars, I mean vermin. Perhaps the absolute worst part of living on Eighth Street SE (and there were many bests, don’t get me wrong) was … Continue reading

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Washington’s sobering recycling stats — and what to do about it


In a recent spread on how “green” the D.C. region is going, the Post pulled out some stunning statistics on recycling — a responsible behavior that has been pushed on my generation for at least 20 years. Of D.C. and … Continue reading

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Living in D.C.: Life’s little victories, Vol. 1


Partisan rancor, jerks biking, driving and walking, mayoral elections, and crime, oh so much crime. Enough! How about some stuff to be thankful for this Thursday. Here are some events that, though rare, can turn a bad day into a … Continue reading

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