Posts Tagged ‘mac mcgarry’

The Needle: Underground Music?

Sound of Silence: Redditors wonder why they aren't cool enough to be invited to the 9:30 Club's secret shows because there are, of course, secret shows. +3
Two-Buck Chuck: The Trader Joe's coming to 14th and U streets NW just applied for a liquor license, which means the neighborhood is one step closer to some cheap and tasty $2 [...]

How Mac McGarry Enabled Competitive Misfits

I became a fan of It’s Academic at a surprisingly young age. Maybe I shouldn’t say “surprisingly,” because I was never quite sure who its target demographic was, save for the parents of the kids competing. Nevertheless, every week I would sit unnecessarily close to the TV, patiently waiting for that silly news program to [...]

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A task force of Georgetown business owners and residents proposed a list of 75 changes—including a [...]

Farewell, Mac

When I was a junior in high school, my pal Marc and I tried out for our school's It's Academic team. We finished fourth and fifth—though it remains a subject of some dispute as to just which of us was fourth and which was fifth. But the implications were clear: We were good enough to [...]