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Did You Vote? Your Morning Links

Did you vote? We need you to decide on the next If Walls Could Talk post, so make sure you help us out. Homelessness: Can we end chronic homelessness in D.C. by 2017? That’s what the goal...
Punxsutawney Phil

WTF Rain, Go Away: Morning Links

This weather sucks … cold and wet. Go ahead and stay in bed, because you don’t want to go outside. Here are you morning links. Winter freeze to continue: Punxsutawney Phil, the groundhog that dictates the...
Obama SOTU 2014

POTUS Morning Links

POTUS speaks: The President gave a big speech last night. It was his 5th SOTU, and he only has two more in him. [WhiteHouse.gov] Reagan SOTU: POTUS 40 was pretty funny in his SOTU 32 years ago. Make...
National Geographic covers

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]...
The breaker. (Photos by Pablo Maurer/DCist)

Single Cold Morning Link

One link for you this morning, because it’s a really cool one. Check this out, and happy Friday! Ruins of coal: This is a fascinating piece in DCist on the Huber Coal Breaker. Great photos. [DCist]

Morning Links: Happy Birthday Georgetown

It’s. Too. Cooooold. I hope you are letting your faucet run just enough to prevent your pipes from freezing. The GoDC household had frozen pipes during Polar Vortex I and it was an expensive lesson learned....
The Evening Star - 1906

Snowy, Icy Morning Links

That snowstorm wasn’t as bad as we thought. I was really hoping for a mini-Snowpocalypse. You? Here are your morning links GoDCers! Animals love snow: You have to check out these photos of animals playing in...

Polar Vortex 2.0 Morning Links

Are you bracing yourself? You better, because this is going to be epic! Okay, probably not that bad, but at least the forecast is for real snow. Not the wimpy dustings we’ve had in the past....

GoDC Links: Exploding Manhole Covers?

Here are your morning GoDC links … Today is the 83rd birthday of our nation’s first African-American Governor, Doug Wilder, who served from 1990 to 1994. He was also mayor of Richmond from 2005 to 2009....

GoDC Links: Lincoln’s Technology and Catania Over Gray?

We’ve heard from quite a few of you that Ghosts of DC is a regular morning read. And, given that we come across so much great content, we’re going to compile a brief post on occasion...