Reason 251

#251: Parking tickets here get dismissed about as fast as they are handed out. I have a very successful 2010-2013 record of paying $0 fees in spite of getting about 8 tickets. This record can not be tarnished because the car that got me all the tickets no longer exists. Tickets getting dismissed is the…

Reason 253

#253: World War II Memorial I think this memorial is a little hard to figure out. It is set up to represent the two fronts of the war -the Atlantic and the Pacific- with one on each side of a large fountain that is for some reason not where it says “Atlantic” or “Pacific”, but…

Reason 263

#263: There are lots of places to read outside on a beautiful day Here are some that I like: Book Hill Park Neighborhood: Georgetown Best thing: ┬áthe name. It is excellent Worst thing: that it can get noisy because it’s right on Wisconsin Ave Meridian Hill Park Neighborhood: Columbia Heights Best thing: that it is…

Reason 279

#289: The Key Bridge.   There are a whole bunch of bridges that connect Virginia to Washington, DC. I don’t know how many and I’m not sure if they all have cool names like in New York or not. I know the names of only two bridges, which I think are the most beautiful: Memorial…