Friday Round Up
Awesome events: Georgetown GLOW’s celebration of illuminated art (no, not the same as the illuminati) comes to an end this Sunday so go and see for yourself what everyone is raving about; Chloe opens for business tonight!; Riverfront Resolutions is the way to keep (aka start) your New Year’s Resolutions with a free VIDA Fitness Class Saturday; Join the JMU Championship Watch Party festivities on Saturday at Port City Brewing along with proud JMU alum and founder of Port City, Bill Butcher; Since you’re not going to wear pants on Sunday, you might as well join the rest of DC on Sunday when they do it publicly; Les Miserables is here for your viewing pleasure for one. last. weekend.
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Flashback Friday!! What’s the NBWA you ask? Well we can tell you it’s not the WNBA (we found that out the hard way). Here is a sophisticated and insightful interview about another “b” and, arguably, the best one out there.
Calling all biscuits; Barack knows how to get down; Remember these DC sports moments from 2017?; Unlike some of us, coffee has come a long way; For the outdoorsy type that would like to dabble in extreme winter sporting; Shovel your sidewalk or else! (Oh and take pix plz).
Let’s be real – you’re too uptight when it comes to winter to be a snow bunny. Instead, you find yourself checking the weather every 3 minutes for updates and ordering cases of water on instacart because “it’s not safe out there!” Well, you’re not alone.
Hello Taz Jones!; For a few minutes on Thursday, Mike Morrison’s computer was possessed; Antonia Ferrier has upped her Twitter game; Someone tell Dylan Byers he didn’t miss much; Amos has gone all in on Twitter, much like he’s all in on owning multiple cats; Snipe have been spotted in front of David Almacy’s house; Ask Luke Hatzis how he celebrated National Spa Day; Sean Spicer! Still waiting for you to cut onions; We wish Josh Shultz a speedy recovery; Has Eddie Cohen signed up for the Round Up?; PSA from Katie Manzullo-Thomas: If your almost 30, it’s likely time to cash in on those savings bonds; Wishing Andrew Powaleny a great marathon weekend!; Karen Christian, can we borrow Teddy when we’re sick too?; Namaste, John Scofield; We hope Emily Schillinger is enjoying her weather travel delays!; Is Becky Card going to continue the daily Capitol pics in 2018?; Jess Kusuma really likes chocolate; Travis Cooke is fancy; Our thoughts with the Union Pub crew; We’re glad Alyson Chwatek survived Russia House; Does Maureen Shanahan still read the Round Up?; Honey Nut Cheerios is a solid choice, Doug Heye; How many miles this week, Nicole Tieman?; Happy New Year to you too, Kristen Lee Burke!; How are Lauren Zelt’s sea legs?; Save for the llama for your mama, Josh Snead; Abby Livingston won the fourth grade; Ashlee Strong was excellent in that Hallmark Christmas movie; We think Erica Pyatt and Dan Horowitz are pretty awesome; Hey Erika Reynoso!; We hope Sean McDonnell is surviving this arctic weather; We can’t wait to hear about Macey Sevcik’s Costa Rican adventures; Huge congrats to Alisha Ramos for having GNI featured in Vogue!; Can Justin Timberlake just release his entire album already?; Matt Bravo crushed SoulCycle in week one!; Did Shawn Pasternak work from home today so he could plow through the Michael Wolff book?; Ask Jeff Ostermayer who he is pulling for on Monday night; Speaking of Monday night, good luck Mary Katharine Ham, Brendan Buck, Doug Andres, Lauren Culbertson, Alex Finland, Wells Ellenberg, Megan Whittemore and Chairman David Mowery – they’re gonna need a hug Tuesday morning. #RollTide; Shoutout to Hillary Alvaré for shouting out Justin Timberlake.
#MakingMoves by S-3 Public Affairs
Famous birthday wishes to Kelsi Baughan, Will Troost, Paul Nagle, Chris Simei, Rep. Rodney Davis, Shaquille Brewster, Kimball Stroud, Maggie Blake, Caitlin Emma, Chris DeBosier, Ana Pancorbo, Rep. John Sullivan, Jenna Golden, Jonathan Torres, Alex DiNino, Noelle Clemente, Rep. Terri Sewell, Mike Frank, Delaney Armstrong, Matt Woelfel, Chef Geoff Tracy, Tomer Ovadia, Joe Maloney, Alexis Bataillon, Annie Lewis, Laura Chambers Crist, John Drogin, Veronica Vaquer, Morgan Voss, Carrie Wild, Allison Mataya, Stuart Siciliano, Kimball Stroud, Stewart Verdery, Ashley Hurt Callen, Eric Pfeiffer, Eric Schulze and Jay Rupert!