07/12/14 Once again L’Enfant Cafe closed a city street for their famous French Maid race in DC’s Adams Morgan neighborhood on Saturday afternoon to celebrate Bastille Day two days early. Here’s a video snippet.
Previously . . .
06/17/14 American fashion designer Ralph Lauren weeps after being awarded The James Smithson Bicentennial Medal at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History on Tuesday morning. The medal was presented by Hillary Clinton who credits Lauren’s $10 million contribution to the Smithsonian with helping preserve and restore “The Star Spangled Banner” – the flag which flew over Ft. McHenry during the War of 1812 and inspired our national anthem.
06/09/14 President Obama signed an Executive Order in the East Room of the White House today aimed at reducing student loan debt: “And tomorrow, I’m going to do a student loan Q&A with Tumblr to help spread the word — you’re laughing because you think, what does he know about Tumblr? (Laughter.) But you will recall that I have two teenage daughters so that I am hip to all these things. “
06/11/14 NBC 4 anchor Angie Goff shows off a pair of signed cleats donated by Redskins’ quarterback RGIII which were auctioned off to benefit Survivors Offering Support at the “Newsbabes Bash For Breast Cancer” at Powerhouse in Georgetown on Wednesday night.