Monday Links. Happy Birthday National Geographic!

Ridiculous F-ing Internet pricing: Did you know this? We pay tooooo much for Internet in D.C. That’s why when you stream House of Cards, it stops and buffers in the middle of a tense scene. [DCist]

Not the Mario Bros Bowser: She’s surging folks! At least in the power rankings of the Washington City Paper. Mayor Bowser? I can’t stop thinking about Mario Kart every time I hear her last name. The red shells were always great to have in your back pocket.

Happy Birthday National Geographic! You turn 126 today, but you don’t look a day over 125. Stay cool!

National Geographic covers
National Geographic covers

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