Posts Tagged ‘cause’

District Line Daily: So Long Shanahan Edition

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Washington Pigskins Coach Mike Shanahan is reportedly on his way out after three years running a Jim Zorn-esque [...]

The Needle: Battle Wounds

Gun Battle: Bullets from a gunfight early Friday morning damaged the African American Civil War Memorial right outside the entrance to the U Street Metro stop. -7
Word: D.C. food experts were asked to describe the year in food in one word, and the consensus seems to be that 2013 was marked by a lot of new [...]

The Needle: Charitable Air Conditioning Edition

Cooling is Caring: "Philanthropub" Cause, which gives all its profits to charity, needs a new air conditioning system, and to buy it, they're seeking donations totaling $11,000, in $11 increments. That way, they can give more money away. Which is a much better pitch than "hey, give us money to buy a new air conditioning system." +1
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