Category Archives: Partying

DragonCon 2014, AKA Hell Crowd

So, I’ve been going to DragonCon for a number of years now. I’ve more or less gotten used to the crowds and the lines. It is hard to think about how another must perceive the crowds that hasn’t been there … Continue reading

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The Birds!

I almost forgot to put up pictures and mention the birds that nested in the Umbrella on the back patio! Not much to say but that it was cool to see the birds show up, have their little babies, and … Continue reading

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What ever happened to Goth Prom

I have remembered so many fond experiences from so many countless years of Goth Prom. This year, I managed to actually convince three of my co-workers to go along with me. It wasn’t easy, but in the end, they were … Continue reading

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Austin Grill: Alexandria… TexMex?

I went out to a Sunday evening dinner to shake off a head ache and spend some time with the roomie. She was hankering for some Mexican food and I couldn’t remember the other place somebody told me about and … Continue reading

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Goth Clubbing Goodness

After months of absence, I finally decided to go grace the goth clubs of DC with my presence. As usual, it was a good time, and in fact, I met some really nice new people. I also reconnected with people … Continue reading

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Hiking: Manassas battlefield

The start of the hike, next to the visitor center. This statue of Stonewall Jackson looked like he was crafted to be in Fist of the North Star. It really gave me a chuckle. Me blowing this cannon off toward … Continue reading

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Evening Star Cafe: Brunch barbarism

I went to brunch here with Mary Beth on Saturday around 11:30am and beat the brunch rush somehow. The staff is so nice and we didn’t fall into the pit that is an inattentive staff when things are slow. As … Continue reading

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