Charlie’s Angel

 Oh, Farrah. By the time of tonight's evening news, your death tribute got bumped in favor of all things Michael Jackson, that clip of the "Thriller" video playing over and over in tribute of his sudden, untimely death.  Brian Williams opened the NBC Nightly News with, well, we were preparing a tribute to Farrah Fawcett, … Continue reading Charlie’s Angel

Cheating death on the Red Line

Yesterday's afternoon commute started out crazy, morphed into annoying, then quickly turned tragic for many DC-area commuters.  Because it made national news, you've heard by now about the deadly Metrorail crash on the Red Line. It happened at about 5pm yesterday.  Where was I? Well, about 20 minutes before, I descended the escalator into the … Continue reading Cheating death on the Red Line