Tag Archives: Washington DC

Thursday Doors – The Building Museum

I mentioned this museum in an earlier blog post, but not an earlier Doors post. I’ll be the first to admit that the doors are unremarkable, as was the entire museum experience. Unlike a lot of Washington, D.C. museums, this … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Charles Sumner School

Shortly after attending a couple of business meetings in Washington, D.C. last summer, I posted a selection of random DC doors. I hinted in that post that I had other doors, but that I needed to research their story. One … Continue reading

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One-Liner Wednesday – Gotcha

“You looked like the kind of guy that wouldn’t mind…” Last week, I was attending a meeting in Silver Spring, Maryland. I took an AMTRAK Northeast Regional train to Washington Union Station and then took a Metro Red Line train … Continue reading

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Edwin Drood All Over

If we were having a beer, you would be surprised to see my hat. “I thought you lost that NASA cap.” “I did. It blew off into St. Augustine Bay, and NASA had discontinued it.” “And yet, you’re wearing it … Continue reading

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How Many Legs on that Lizard?

If we were having a beer, you would be wondering what I would be drinking. “I know I’m having a glass of Meiomi, but I’m not sure what my young friend will be drinking.” “Yuengling, what else?” “Oh, I wish … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Random DC Doors

Thursday doors with a difference. Actually, if you’re counting, there are two differences today. First, as the title implies, today’s doors are more of a random collection of doors that I liked, rather than doors with a history that I … Continue reading

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One Liner Wednesday – Teachable Moments

“Mommy, do they still make tree trunks like this?” Overheard last week in the National Parks exhibit of the Post Office Museum in Washington, D.C. It was hard not to laugh, but the little girl who asked this question was … Continue reading

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