Posts Tagged ‘Jefferson Memorial’

The Needle: Jefferson Vs. Derecho

Pursuit of Dryness: Capital Weather Gangster Kevin Ambrose hunkered down in the Jefferson Memorial to film the derecho, and, now that his camera has dried out, he's finally posted the video. The clip's a must-watch—with giant sheets of water surging around the building, it looks like the memorial's plunging into the Tidal Basin. +3
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This Week’s Page Three Photo

Jefferson Memorial, April 20
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Photo: Man With Fly Rod

Jefferson Memorial, April 20

The Needle: Out of the Woods Edition

"I Don't Believe You Want To Get Up And Dance": Success breeds imitation. The recent dance-protest at the Jefferson Memorial was such a hit—mostly because no one was arrested—that Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton wants to sponsor her very own dance-off. Norton has a permit for a dance on the Mall on July 30 as part [...]

The Needle: No Dancing, Please, We’re American Edition

Pregnant Panda Pause: Might another Butterstick be on its way soon? The National Zoo doesn't actually know, but zookeepers do seem to think it's possible that Mei Xiang and  Tian Tian have finally perfected the panda-ly art of mating again. The zoo announced today that they're conducting ultrasounds twice a week because of a hormone change in [...]

Photo: Tree Down

Tidal Basin, February 25

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