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H Street Is Not the Williamsburg of D.C.

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Those goddamn Williamsburg hipsters

Having apparently surveyed just 23 Washingtonians, Gawker reports that the Williamsburg, Brooklyn, of D.C., is H Street NE. (And that the Bushwick of D.C. is Petworth.)

This is incorrect: The Williamsburg of D.C. is Williamsburg, Va. That is all.

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  • Rachel

    +1 for the image and caption.

  • noodlez

    DAMN THE FISCHERMAN BRINGING D.C. NOISE!!!
    WAY TA GO SLIM I SEE YA.

    WHY IS THAT ALIENS ARE ALWAYS TRYING TO COMPARE D.C. TO SOME DISTANT PLANET?

  • Chris

    "Hey! Let's move to H Street, N.E. in DC!" said no Brooklyn-based band ever.

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