“Respect: John Thompson” by Billy Colbert (from 2017 in Bladgen Alley, Shaw)
“Legendary Georgetown coach John Thompson Jr., known simply as “Big John” throughout college basketball, has died at age 78.
Born Sept. 2, 1941, Thompson starred for John Carroll High School in Washington, D.C., Read More
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Thanks to John for sending the new mural by wagonways on the side of Past Tense yoga in Mount Pleasant. Read More
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Chelsey passes on the sad scene earlier today from Luther Place Memorial Church: “Lamenting this act of vandalism and lifting up the names and legacies of Dorothy Day and MLK Jr. this morning.”
Pastor Karen Brau writes: “As I walked in this early morning, this vandalism greeted me @LutherPlace #DorothyDay and #MLKingJr teach us about revolutions of the heart and systems. On the ground and in the air, these saints remain in place and on the move.” Read More
Thanks to a reader for sending a couple of great pieces yesterday, the one above is by Decoy. Read More
Thanks to Brent for sending from “Off Beach Drive near Military”
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Thanks to Richard for sending: “Spotted this morning outside Trade on 14th St.” Read More
Photo by Sara Nash
Thanks to Sara for sending. Anyone have the skinny?
Thanks to Jake for sending the photo above: “Next to the new Reren Lamen.”
Speaking of the coming Reren Lamen: Read More
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Update: It’s completed – thanks to Rey Alejandro for sending the photo above.