The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

June 23, 2009
by terrance
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Missing The Train

I take the DC Metro almost every day — once in the morning and once in the evening. But not yesterday. Investigators are trying to determine why a Washington commuter train rear-ended another train stopped on the tracks Monday, sending … Continue reading

October 30, 2008
by terrance
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$43 Million by Friday?

Well, as it D.C.’s transit system didn’t have enough problems’ from the bus that arrived late to pick me up yesterday morning, to the delay on the red line in the afternoon, to the rather inconvenient construction project at Silver … Continue reading

September 1, 2008
by terrance
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MetroWeekly & Me

In all the chaos of going to the Democratic convention, and the process of recovering from it, I completely forgot about the fact that I was one of several D.C.-area bloggers profiled in MetroWeekly this week, until someone emailed to … Continue reading

July 24, 2008
by terrance
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A Read for the Ride

I’m officially blaming it on gas prices, which probably isn’t too far off the mark. Metro ridership in D.C. is way up, and recently hit a new record. Metro says it counted 854,638 riders on Friday, beating the old record … Continue reading

July 21, 2008
by terrance

Firearms for Felons?

My previous posts on the Supreme Court overturning the D.C. gun ban stirred up more debate than I expected, second amendment rights being pretty far outside the realm of issues I usually cover. (Interestingly enough, it’s sparked quite a discussion … Continue reading