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Since we’re in the middle of a Congressional recess (and because a ton of new folks are stopping by FamousDC today), we thought it’d be a good time to showcase a couple of our favorite recess posts.

FamousDC presents:

A Day in the Life of a Congressional Staffer … during Recess (from July 8, 2010)

10:02 a.m. – Attempt to recount the drinks you had last night.  Give up at 9…but think about how awesome it would be if Katherine Harris could make a ruling.

11:08 –  11:45 a.m. – Scan emails, shuffle papers on desk, nap, line-up lunch plans, check FamousDC, write snazzy Facebook recess status update

3:50 p.m. – Tell co-workers you’re headed to an afternoon “workshop.”

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And not to be outdone:

A Day in the Life of a K Streeter … During Recess (from July 9, 2010)

10:00 a.m. – Wake up

11:00 a.m. – text boss from home asking where today’s lunch meeting will be held.

11:05 a.m. – send him list of places that serve mimosas and have brunch on a tuesday that he requested.

11:25 a.m. – receive text from boss saying that you’ll be fired if you ever suggest he eat in Virginia again

12:00 p.m.  – Smith and Wollensky’s for burger and a Pinot Nior.

12:30 p.m. – decide that wine by the glass is a rip off – order bottle.

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