Posts Tagged ‘dulles airport’

Dulles Passenger Handing Out Vodka in Security Line Not Arrested

Here's one way to liven up Dulles Airport. When a woman in the security line yesterday found out that she couldn't take a bottle of vodka through the checkpoint, she did the next best thing—started drinking it and offering shots to her fellow passengers, according to a Facebook picture. Funny, or sad?
Either way, the woman's [...]

Metro Bad News Roundup: Service Dog Stand-Off, “Going Crazy” Edition

The Metro system, once a reliable point of pride for D.C.'s boosters, has had a rough few years: Safety problems, escalator outages, and rising prices have made the subway a regular subject of local griping. At times, it can be hard to keep up with the torrent of unflattering Metro-related scoops. As a public service,Washington [...]

The Needle: Born a Kickballer Edition

Don't Kick, Don't Tell: An oft-repeated joke among some married, straight supporters of gay marriage basically boils down to, "Why shouldn't they get to suffer like us, too?" Now apparently the same theory applies to kickball; a gay-friendly offshoot of the local fratty pastime has launched its own gay league, complete with wintertime flip cup [...]

Never a Dulles Moment With the TSA

"Sir, you do read and write English?"
"Yes, officer."
"So you are aware that this is a no-standing zone?"
"Yes, officer."
"And you are aware that it's five days after 9/11?"
"Um...yes, officer."*
"And that our country is at war right now?"

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