My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

‘Simple diagram’ shows how DC’s concealed carry applications will begin

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http://twitter.com/#!/StephenGutowski/status/524318728557568002 In case you missed it, Washington D.C. City Council voted unanimously late last month to allow visitors and residents in the District to carry concealed weapons. The new regulations didn’t go into place right away, though. As Katie Pavlich wrote for Townhall.com, “Sounds like great news, but regulations for carrying and licensing still need to be […]

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Just say snow: Groan-worthiest DC snowstorm name ever? [pics]

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http://twitter.com/#!/anikapanika/status/410391384626327552 Ah, it’s time for the frantic naming of a Washington, D.C., snowstorm. “Snow” and “storm” are both used loosely. Take a gander: http://twitter.com/#!/Super_Christina/status/410396300983951360 Heh. What to call this devastating dusting of snow? http://twitter.com/#!/charliespiering/status/410400890126729216 Oh. My. Groan. Hurry, more suggestions, stat! What say you, Twitchy readers?

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13 Terrorism Attacks That Were Successfully Stopped Before Tragedy Occurred

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Following the attacks in Beirut, Baghdad, and Paris, our newsfeeds were flooded with death tolls and prayers for survivors. We should all take the time to mourn those we’ve lost. But we can’t let our grief get the best of us. We must also remember how many lives are saved because of the quick thinking […]

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DC mayoral candidate: Public schools need more ‘white people’

http://twitter.com/#!/willsommer/status/421454088233316352 Washington City Paper reporter Will Sommer has noted that D.C. mayoral candidate Christian Carter “has name recognition approaching zero.” He also didn’t have a seat at tonight’s debate, but he made room for himself and appropriated another candidate’s placard. Sommer was there at tonight’s debate. https://twitter.com/willsommer/status/421427681826471936 https://twitter.com/willsommer/status/421423292038512640 https://twitter.com/willsommer/status/421428516090290178 https://twitter.com/willsommer/status/421429540142198784 https://twitter.com/willsommer/status/421432676500123650 Your plan for the […]

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‘It’s a new day’: Marion Barry praises DC’s decriminalization of marijuana

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http://twitter.com/#!/marionbarryjr/status/440956197676408832 D.C. City Council voted today to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana held for personal use. Council member Marion Barry, who is currently in a rehabilitation center receiving physical therapy, wasn’t present for the vote, but he’s glad to hear that “young black boys” (and everyone else, presumably) can now enjoy their weed while […]

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‘Breathing room’: Judge who overturned DC handgun ban issues 90-day stay

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http://twitter.com/#!/brucejohnson9/status/494209777228992512 As Twitchy reported, Washington, D.C.’s handgun ban was struck down by a federal judge last Saturday as unconstitutional. The Washington Post reports today, however, that the judge has issued a 90-day stay on the decision: The judge’s stay, in effect for 90 days, gives city officials and D.C. police officers some breathing room to […]

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Why is the President flying to DC then back to Martha’s Vineyard?

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[email protected] heads back to the White House tonight for meetings. He will fly back to Martha's Vineyard Tuesday. — Anita Kumar (@anitakumar01) August 17, 2014 That’s a pretty darn expensive trip for some meetings especially given that he’s going back on vacation afterward. The people he’s meeting with can’t leave Washington? Love to hear YOUR […]

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DC public school teacher asks 6th graders to compare Bush and Hitler

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@RickCanton @AdamBaldwin @HendersonKaya @dcpublicschools Give the class a new assignment: how is history teacher similar to Goebbels. — Steven Jones (@jones4440) September 11, 2014 Another day and another boneheaded display of liberal bias in the classroom. Wow. DC students asked to compare and contrast Hitler & G. Bush. It happened. http://t.co/vqVwakIWgh — Debra Alfarone (@DebraAlfarone) […]

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Campaign to ‘urge urban centers to embrace liberty’ [pics, video]

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#RestoretheDream2014 reminds Americans of all color U don’t have 2 settle 4 failed liberal polices of last 50 yrs.. Oh it’s time 2 change — Wayne Dupree™ (@WayneDupreeShow) October 21, 2014 A group of conservatives including Alveda King and Niger Innis kicked off a campaign to restore the American dream in urban centers. Poverty and unemployment […]

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