Posts Tagged ‘frankenstorm’

District Line Daily: Metro Returns

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How did everybody weather the storm? Washington seems to have come off relatively well, considering [...]

Area Man Offers Sexual Favors for Hurricane Supplies

Not that anyone was asking, but a 53-year-old Kensington man seems to be enjoying the opportunity Hurricane Sandy offers to trade his body for batteries.
In an ad last night on Craigslist, the poster offered oral sex ("10 minutes maximum") to any woman who came to his home, in exchange for 2 percent organic milk, unscented [...]

DCPS, Federal and District Governments, Metro Closed Ahead of Hurricane

Update, 7:50 p.m.: Metro has announced that rail and bus service is cancelled tomorrow.

When Hurricane Sandy arrives tomorrow, Mayor Vince Gray wants District residents to know that it's serious.
"Anybody by tomorrow morning that doesn't understand the severity of this situation, they must have been out of contact," Gray said at a press conference this afternoon. [...]

The Needle: Frankenstorm Watch

Pepno: Old derecho fears return: Pepco says the high winds from the incoming storm could prevent crews from restoring power. -5
Snowmenclature: It's not even clear what to call the storm. It may have turned from a hurricane into a nor'easter by the time it gets here, some people are saying "Frankenstorm" disrespects the people who [...]

The Needle: Frankenstorm

Incoming Storm: Hurricanes are scary enough. Does this one really need the name "frankenstorm"? -3
Ramen Rampage: Washington's delicious ramen trend is getting a little more momentum with the opening of a new ramen shop in Adams Morgan. +1