Author Archive for Matt Cohen

City Dumps Snow on Cleared Sidewalk, Forces Pedestrians Into Street

When the city rushed to clear the streets, it created a far more dangerous problem.

52 D.C. Places More Interesting to Visit Than Those Times Suggestions

The New York Times is delighted to report that D.C. has finally come into its own as a miniature version of New York.

D.C. Residents Create Fictional Drinking Holiday

D.C. has brunch. It has street festivals. Do we really need another reason to day drink? Supporters of Douglas Jefferson Day think so.
Most D.C. residents probably have no clue what Douglas Jefferson Day is—because until recently, it didn't exist. Organizers of "D.C.'s favorite holiday" are calling it a revival, but on Oct. 6, Douglas [...]