Monthly Archives: February 2013

In Memoriam: Dr. Showtime

Two Jerrys made the Showtime-era Lakers – Hall of Fame Laker and former general manager Jerry West, whose dribbling silhouette is the basis for the NBA logo, and longtime team owner Dr. Jerry Buss, who died Monday at the age of … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Thrift Shop

Little T hears this song while he’s strutting down the street, sniffing and marking everything in his path, thinking “this is %@#$ing awesome.”

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Why I Prefer to Take a Cab in D.C.

Some days I think the District of Columbia is run by a bunch of short-sighted, corrupt, nimrod dumbasses. Other days, I know it is. From the city that gave us Marion Barry comes two separate initiatives will make life just … Continue reading

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Rand, Stan and Mike on Armed Drones

Between episodes of “Judge Judy” and “The Biggest Loser,” I found some worthwhile brain food saved on the DVR in the home office. First was an episode of “Nova” on PBS called “Rise of the Drones,” which discusses the evolution … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Taste

Taste is a small family-owned gourmet deli chain based around the Norfolk, Va., area that started as a wine and cheese shop about four decades ago before branching out to sandwiches. I was told it would be nearly criminal if … Continue reading

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