Category Archives: DC

My Lonely Quest For Good Weekend Metro Service Continues

While the powers that be in the D.C. area are fighting over late-night Metro rail service, it’s still worth noting, once again, that Metro weekend daytime service is still sucky. While I appreciate the importance and decent impulse behind keeping … Continue reading

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Privatization Ideologues Are Harming D.C.’s Metro

Even as the District leadership still isn’t getting mass transit. But we’ll get to that in a bit. A while back, some asshole with a blog noted this about the WMATA Metro board: But we shouldn’t discount the role ideology … Continue reading

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Yet That Doesn’t Explain Why Weekend Service Sucks

We read that WMATA (D.C.’s Metro) head Paul Wiedefeld said this about Metro’s lack of late night servicer out loud, to other people (boldface mine): We have to put it in perspective in terms of the volumes of people we … Continue reading

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Wreath

Observed on 13th St. NW, between Q and Corcoran, Logan Circle, D.C.:

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DC Leadership Still Does Not Understand Mass Transit

And to be clear, I don’t mean Wor-Shing-Tun, but the District of Columbia. Last week, D.C.’s Mayor Bowser started a petition to demand that D.C. Metro reinstate late night service (the petition is here). What this demonstrates, once again, is … Continue reading

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In The Jungle

Observed on P Street NW, between 14th and 15th, Logan Circle, D.C.:

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Good Boy

Observed in Blagden Alley, D.C.:

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