Category: rant

January 20, 2017 / rant

Donald Trump will be my President. And he will be your President. And saying otherwise will make you sound no better than the petulant parents…

November 7, 2016 / rant

I am mystified by the relative success of Trump’s campaign. I can understand he’d have some amount of support. He’s been a media personality for…

September 15, 2014 / quotes
January 29, 2014 / intangibles

Small observation, regarding television shows: I like Aaron Sorkin shows. Yes he’s an incredible writer. Yes, while he has a definite liberal bent, he has…

November 22, 2013 / rant

Dear lady with the cute baby in the stroller, You may not know this, but muttering snarky comments under your breath as you walk away…

May 19, 2013 / rant

The perfect antidote to the desire to buy a house is the process of buying a house. My process so far certainly hasn’t been standard,…

October 19, 2012 / news

I like this article on gentrification in DC. (“Gentrification in D.C.: How will we remember those displaced?” in the Washington Post). While ‘gentrification’ is a…

October 7, 2011 / photo

You want a horribly colored photo? Stick me in a room with incandescent lighting, and beige walls, and beige furniture. No matter how much I…

February 4, 2011 / photo

Just had another photo chosen as Photo of the Day on DCist. And immediately — and not for the first time — received some comments…

February 2, 2011 / rant

I am impressed. I placed an order with Amazon yesterday. Well … one of the retailers who sells through Amazon. Because if this was Amazon,…