Daily Archives: Mar 29, 2012

Library of Congress main reading room (Wikipedia)

I love the Library of Congress. Who doesn't? It has to be one of the most, if not the most ornate building in the city. If you haven't been inside, you need to, because it's beautiful and extremely im...

Murder Bay in 1855 (Smithsonian)

The old neighborhood of Murder Bay intrigues me -- I'm sure the name itself piques your macabre interest -- and have seen a couple interesting posts on the subject lately, over at Kim Bender's The Loc...