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Jan. 22, 2014
Snowstorm Time-Lapse Videos
Tuesday’s snowstorm was perfect for time-lapse videos of the wintry precipitation blanketing downtown D.C. Watch some of the time-lapse videos here.
Sochi Olympics Toilets
Photo: The men’s room at the media center for the Sochi Olympics has two toilets in the same stall. It’s one of many mysteries of these upcoming games.
Taiwanese McDonnell Indictment Video
Taiwanese news outlet Tomo News has made an animation video that explains former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s indictment on corruption charges.
Jan. 21, 2014
Snow-Day Specials Around D.C.
Washington restaurants and bars are stepping up with food and drink specials to make your snow day as fun as possible.
Northern Virginia Special Election
Despite the snow, the Special Election for the 33rd District in Northern Virginia is still on. Polls close at 7 p.m. Find your special election polling place here.
Jan. 20, 2014
Jan. 15, 2014
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Surprise Performance
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis recently boarded a New York City bus and surprised commuters with a performance of their GRAMMY-nominated track “Can’t Hold Us.”
Special effects artists rigged up a “devil baby” and to scare unsuspecting bystanders in New York. The video is both hilarious and frightening at the same time.
Jan. 14, 2014
Fire Inspection Hoax
Officials are warning of a possible scheme aiming to trick Prince George’s County residents out of money. A flyer is being distributed seeking a $25 payment for a fake “fire inspection.”
Woman Wins Juicy J’s ‘Twerk Scholarship’ Without Twerking
Memphis rapper Juicy J has awarded State College of Florida student Zaire Holmes a $50,000 ‘twerking scholarship,’ an idea that resulted from a Twitter joke that went viral in August. The interesting part of the story: Zaire carefully read the contest rules and realized that no twerking was actually required to win. Click here to see her contest entry and here to see the video of her being awarded a $50,000 check.
Game of Thrones Trailer
The TV smash is coming back in the spring. Check out the trailer for season four of “Game of Thrones.”