Posts Tagged ‘rusty the red panda’

When Will D.C.’s Most Beloved Runaway Red Panda Return?

Whither Rusty?

The Needle: Always Sunshine When The Week is Gone

It's Always Sunny on Saturday's: This headline says it all: "It has stopped raining in D.C. on weekend days, and it's glorious." +5
Not Happy: Arby's is loaning the hideous, oversized hat that Pharrell Williams wore to the Grammys—and the fast food chain subsequently purchased from him—to the Newseum. -3

The Needle: Son of a Beach

Protest City: Mayor Vince Gray thinks D.C. residents should consider ditching their summer vacation plans after Rep. Andy Harris, who represents all of Maryland's Eastern shore, successfully introduced an amendment in Congress to block D.C.'s marijuana decriminalization bill. If residents do decide to vacation there, Gray said he would not be averse if they "picket places that he [...]

The Needle: Whatta Zoo

Animal House: A lot of animal news today. First, Rusty the red panda was exiled from the National Zoo to go mate in Virginia because Bao Bao was causing too much of a raucous. Then the rare snowy owl that came to D.C. for a visit was struck by a bus! -3
Axis of Evil: Dan Snyder's [...]

Bao Bao Kicks Rusty the Red Panda Out of National Zoo

The always elusive Rusty the red panda has the left the National Zoo once again. This time, however, he didn't escape for a tryst in Adams Morgan, but rather was transported by zoo keepers to the Smithsonian's Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal, Va., so he could mate with fellow local red panda, Shama.
Why [...]

This Is How D.C. United’s 2014 Jersey Could Look

After five years selling space on their players' chests to Volkswagen, D.C. United is looking for a new jersey sponsor next season. We asked you to submit possible designs for 2014 D.C. United shirts; here's some of what resulted.

DC Brau, by commenter Guest.

The Needle: Do You Know Where Your Pandas Are? Edition

Run Rusty Run: No one on Twitter could resist the Edward Snowden-Rusty the Red Panda parallels this morning, as news of the panda's disappearance from the National Zoo broke. Both were sought by federal agencies (the entire national security apparatus in Snowden's case, the zoo in Rusty's), both had escaped from locations that should have been [...]

Rusty the Red Panda Has Been Caught in Adams Morgan

Rusty, the red panda who was reported missing from the National Zoo this afternoon, has been caught.
City Paper intern Dan Singer reports from the scene at the 1900 block of Biltmore Street NW that Rusty has been found by employees of the National Zoo, the Humane Society, and the Metropolitan Police Department and is now [...]