Category Archives: PG County

Come on, Irene

Yeah, I know, obvious.  But you must admit, as a child of the 80’s, I had to go there. We’ve got a lovely backyard, there are flowers, gardens and trees.  Over the years we’ve had numerous trees fall in the … Continue reading

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Corruption and Bras in PG County

Yesterday as I entered an interview at work, I was greeted with the happy news that my county executive, Jack Johnson, was arrested for corruption. Somehow, I’m not shocked. His wife was also arrested, according to the police report she … Continue reading

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What They Said…

OMG.  So in love.  So. In. Love with what this group of people said. Via I Own the World through Ace of Spades. Living in Prince George’s County in Maryland, I’ve been front and center in Black Culture.  Here it … Continue reading

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And now at 8:50…

I’ll try to take more of these, tracking the pile up.  YAY!

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Tonight, in the rain, I picked up an unwanted hitchhiker on the way home from work.  This hitcher was tenacious and clung to my car. Picture below:

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More Snow – It’s Snowier

Look!  The snow is even more snowier just a few hours later! Earlier the bird feeders were empty.  The birds let me know.  They sat outside the door and gave me a “look”.  I let them.  We’ve been feeding them … Continue reading

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Happy, Happy Storm!

I love snow.  A lot.  For two years we’ve had very little snow.  Ice, but no snow. This is my world at 5:50 AM this morning: In the front yard And our flag: Looking up from the street: Here is … Continue reading

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Steny Hoyer’s Telephone Town Hall – Update

I just got off the phone from Congressman Hoyer’s Telephone Town Hall about the Porkulus Monstrosity.  I appreciate the hour the Congressman devoted to speaking with his constituents.  My question wasn’t asked, which would have been this: Considering that the … Continue reading

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No Reservations – DC and an Ode to Maryland

I really can’t wait to see the DC episode of No Reservations.  I’d live blog it but I’m usually asleep when it airs.  Wanna watch it with me?  The episode airs Monday night, 10 PM Eastern on the Travel Channel.  … Continue reading

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Shopping at the BTC

BTC = Bowie Town Center.  It’s relatively new, at least for someone like me who moved here as a baby in 1969.  I can remember playing in the field where BTC now sits.  And really, it’s okay, there’s a Barnes … Continue reading

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