Category Archives: DC

A Discussion on Race and White Privilege at Busboys

On a sunny day on June 5, a group of about 50 people gathered at Busboys and Poets, a restaurant and bookstore that sponsors a monthly discussion on race titled, A.C.T.O.R or A Continuing Talk On Race.  The event is … Continue reading

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Obama on DC schools

President Barack Obama said DC public schools were below the standards needed for his kids.  True. Definitely, his prerogative.  But as president of the United States speaking on a national/international stage, it seemed like a cheap shot. You can’t compare … Continue reading

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Real Housewives of DC, Season 1, Ep 4 – When Cat Attacks!

This week’s episode of the Real Housewives of DC was a mixed blessing.  Cat was bitchy, which I usually hate.  This week, I liked it. I won’t go into all the show’s details. Check out Entertainment Weekly for a play-by-play. … Continue reading

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Glenn Beck? Reclaiming civil rights? My Counter-protest/Gallery of crazy

Glenn Beck organized a rally of conservatives today on the 47th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King‘s “I Have a Dream” speech. Of the march, Beck said: “We will reclaim the Civil Rights Movement because we … Continue reading

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Real Housewives of DC, Season 1, Ep 3 – More of the Same

This week’s RHODC episode followed the same formula of staged events, fake Salahis, Stacie’s openness,  Mary staying out of trouble,  Cat’s rudeness and Lynda stepping slightly out of line.  If you want to read the ladies’ blogs you go to … Continue reading

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Real Housewives of DC, Season 1, Ep 2. Look at me!

We love the Real Housewives because the wives  are fun to watch. We get to know the personalities first before we get caught up in the drama.  Fans care less about what the cast does for a living or who … Continue reading

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DC Housewives – Season, Ep 1, Long on Conflict – Already?

Finally, the Real Housewives of DC arrived. As a reality show lover and DC resident, I hoped my city would provide a unique take on Bravo series already popular in four other areas.  So far, there is a lot conflict and activities. Here’s … Continue reading

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