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  1. List no. 347
    April 22, 2011 - 02:58 PM

    Top 10 TBD lists

    A list of The Lists. Pretty meta. Read full list ...

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  2. List no. 346
    April 18, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Cheapest pedicures in D.C.

    Because flip flops are more fun with sparkly polish. Read full list ...

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  3. List no. 345
    April 15, 2011 - 02:57 PM

    Best Spring fitness specials

    What will it take to get this girl off the couch and into the gym? A sale might do it. Read full list ...

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  4. List no. 344
    April 14, 2011 - 09:47 AM

    D.C.'s best bike paths

    Biking: the new walking.

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  5. List no. 343
    April 12, 2011 - 10:46 AM

    History lesson: Name that traffic circle

    Who is Ward anyway? Read full list ...

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  6. List no. 342
    April 11, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    D.C.'s most historical street names

    If you don't know who MacArthur is, you might want to read this. Read full list ...

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  7. List no. 341
    April 8, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Ways the government shutdown could affect you

    It's not just the displaced tourists you have to worry about...

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  8. List no. 340
    April 7, 2011 - 10:29 AM

    Cherry blossom specials: Most inspired dishes edition

    Cherry wheat beer battered onion rings. Genius. Read full list ...

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  9. List no. 339
    April 4, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Cherry blossom specials: Desserts edition

    We're talkin' more than cherry cheesecake. Read full list ...

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  10. List no. 338
    April 1, 2011 - 11:04 AM

    Cherry blossom specials: Drinks edition

    We're talkin' more than maraschino cherries.

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  11. List no. 337
    March 31, 2011 - 11:45 AM

    Cherry blossom specials: Prix fixe edition

    Overwhelmed by the amount of cherry blossom meal deals? Let these top District chefs make the big decisions easy for you.

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  12. List no. 336
    March 28, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Cherry blossom specials: Entree edition

    Duck with cherry glaze? Yes, please.

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  13. List no. 335
    March 25, 2011 - 12:29 PM

    Cherry blossoms by the numbers

    Get your giant cameras ready, cherry blossom season is here!

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  14. List no. 333
    March 23, 2011 - 05:44 PM

    Funniest street names in and around D.C.

    Because we're bored with letters, numbers and states.

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  15. List no. 332
    March 21, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    10 cheapest daisies in the District

    Spring showers have this girl thinking of flowers.

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  16. List no. 331
    March 17, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    D.C.'s best rooftop bars and restaurants

    Drinking is best when done outdoors.

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  17. List no. 330
    March 16, 2011 - 11:02 AM

    10 best St. Patrick’s Day morning specials

    For those who like their green beer bright and early. Not for the faint of heart. Read full list ...

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  18. List no. 329
    March 15, 2011 - 09:36 AM

    10 cheapest D.C. car washes

    It's time to get those old winter slush stains scrubbed off your rims. Fingers crossed it doesn't snow again.

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  19. List no. 328
    March 14, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    9 places to get a spray tan in D.C.

    So you can pretend you went some place tropical without getting skin cancer.

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  20. List no. 327
    March 8, 2011 - 07:37 AM

    7 hot dogs for grown-ups

    Don't settle for a sad frankfurter pulled from a vat of lukewarm water on a street corner.

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  21. List no. 326
    March 7, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Best Monday happy hours

    It's really the best way to cure a case of the Mondays.

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  22. List no. 325
    March 4, 2011 - 07:57 AM

    Twitter Superlatives: local politicians edition

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  23. List no. 324
    March 3, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Best Thursday happy hours

    Because who really thinks $5 for a rail vodka cranberry is a good deal?

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  24. List no. 323
    March 2, 2011 - 08:16 AM

    10 Places to get a haircut under $40

    The List hunts down the cheapest haircuts in the D.C. area. Read full list ...

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  25. List no. 322
    March 1, 2011 - 08:02 AM

    Sports teams for grown-ups

    Real athletes play kickball.

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  26. List no. 321
    February 28, 2011 - 07:44 AM

    What you didn't know about the ICC

    Just what counties does it interconnect?

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  27. List no. 320
    February 25, 2011 - 07:31 AM

    7 Black History Month activities for the weekend

    Whether you're interested in D.C.'s segregated baseball leagues or the experiences of blacks in 1970s Alexandria, D.C.'s museums and theaters have a world of offerings.

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  28. List no. 319
    February 23, 2011 - 08:04 AM

    10 ways to see the 10 Best Pictures of the year

    Who needs pubs when you can have a popcorn crawl? Read full list ...

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  29. List no. 317
    February 22, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    The fashion world weighs in on D.C. style

    "I don't think D.C. is that bad."

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  30. List no. 316
    February 21, 2011 - 09:49 AM

    7 museums you've probably never been to

    Do you know where the bullet that shot Lincoln is on display?

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  31. List no. 315
    February 18, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Cheapest slice of pizza

    Top ten deals for pizza by the slice in the D.C. area.

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  32. List no. 314
    February 17, 2011 - 07:18 AM

    D.C.'s 10 fanciest grilled cheeses

    Sometimes The List wants more than American on white.

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  33. List no. 313
    February 16, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Seven things hindering the Prince George's County Ethics Board

    Why didn't the Prince George's County Ethics Board stop Jack Johnson's alleged wrongdoings? It's pretty much powerless.

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  34. List no. 312
    February 15, 2011 - 08:11 AM
    Fashion Week model falling

    NY Fashion Week: Clothes that do not look like clothes

    When fashion falls, it falls hard.

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  35. List no. 311
    February 14, 2011 - 02:58 PM

    8 utterly unromantic Valentine's Day activities

    The least intimate, most unsexy activities in the D.C. area today.

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  36. List no. 310
    February 14, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    10 baffling off-the-field sports injuries

    Like when that hockey player cut his hand on a set of bagpipes.

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  37. List no. 309
    February 11, 2011 - 02:35 PM

    12 picks for a romantic Valentine's dinner

    Gaze lovingly into your sweetheart's eyes over fancy food at one of these local romantic spots.

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  38. List no. 307
    February 11, 2011 - 07:07 AM

    Bars with board games

    Connect Four is quite popular at local bars.

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  39. List no. 306
    February 10, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Guitar Hero dead, local music instructors rejoice

    "It's slightly off the beat and it drives me crazy."

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  40. List no. 305
    February 10, 2011 - 07:01 AM

    12 oil changes under $40

    Good deals on oil changes from Falls Church to Silver Spring.

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  41. List no. 304
    February 9, 2011 - 07:26 AM

    The best and worst of Virginia bank candy dishes

    After depositing a check, The List doesn't want to be stuck with an off-brand lollipop.

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  42. List no. 303
    February 8, 2011 - 01:38 PM

    11 local dance classes to try

    Gold lame outfit optional.

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  43. List no. 302
    February 8, 2011 - 07:31 AM

    Cheapest D.C. matinee tickets

    For when $11 a ticket becomes too much to bear.

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  44. List no. 301
    February 7, 2011 - 03:39 PM

    7 must-try local tater tots

    They've come a long way from elementary school.

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  45. List no. 300
    February 7, 2011 - 10:20 AM
    An eggplant dish at Rasika in Penn Quarter.

    6 favorite Indian restaurants

    Here are some of the best Indian restaurants in the D.C. area, as recommended by users of Quora, a social question-and-answer service.

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  46. List no. 299
    February 4, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Super Bowl supper: D.C. deals on takeout wings

    Don’t forget the napkins.

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  47. List no. 298
    February 2, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    D.C.'s 10 best mac 'n cheese dishes

    Sometimes the blue box will not suffice.

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  48. List no. 297
    February 1, 2011 - 02:40 PM

    9 panda mating season rituals that are unbearable

    It's giant panda mating season. Ugh.

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  49. List no. 296
    February 1, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Should you bother complaining about Pepco?

    Mad at Pepco? Get in line.

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  50. List no. 295
    January 31, 2011 - 03:46 PM

    Best dry cleaning deals in D.C.: Dresses edition

    Not easy keeping those hemlines clean.

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  51. List no. 294
    January 31, 2011 - 03:03 PM

    Best dry cleaning deals in D.C.: Jackets edition

    Stay fresh.

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  52. List no. 293
    January 31, 2011 - 01:40 PM

    Best dry cleaning deals in D.C.: Shirts edition

    $1.29?!

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  53. List no. 292
    January 31, 2011 - 11:28 AM

    Best dry cleaning deals in D.C.: Pants edition

    Because all this slush makes your pants dirty.

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  54. List no. 291
    January 28, 2011 - 03:09 PM

    How dumb do you have to be to rob a bank?

    Pretty dumb.

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  55. List no. 290
    January 28, 2011 - 01:00 PM

    Where to get tea and scones in the District

    Take off your sweats, put down the Lipton, and go have a real afternoon tea.

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  56. List no. 289
    January 28, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    What the world was like the last time the Wizards won on the road

    BP was that nice British gas company, and everyone was talking about a volcano in Iceland.

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  57. List no. 288
    January 27, 2011 - 03:23 PM

    How Alexandria parents spent their snow day

    Lots of sugar and Mickey Mouse Club.

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  58. List no. 287
    January 27, 2011 - 07:26 AM

    9 things flying off grocery shelves during the snow

    Bread, half and half, and romaine. Lots of romaine.

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  59. List no. 286
    January 26, 2011 - 03:41 PM

    9 easy happy hours to get to in thundersleet

    Don't skip happy hour just because there's slush on the ground!

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  60. List no. 285
    January 26, 2011 - 11:43 AM

    How to drive in snow and ice

    Local experts share tips on driving in winter weather among a less-than-stellar driving population.

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  61. List no. 284
    January 25, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    The State of the Union address by the numbers

    Forty references to George Washington, zero for Calvin Coolidge.

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  62. List no. 283
    January 25, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    10 preposterous jobs available in Washington

    How could Forbes have overlooked this small-box packer position in its discussion of the D.C. job market?

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  63. List no. 282
    January 25, 2011 - 07:04 AM

    10 soup delivery options

    For when January winds keep you away from your tomato bisque.

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  64. List no. 281
    January 24, 2011 - 01:32 PM

    6 things to know about freezing pipes

    If cold water contracts, why does it make pipes burst? And other questions answered.

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  65. List no. 280
    January 24, 2011 - 09:33 AM

    19 D.C. Restaurant Week deal extensions

    Rejoice, frugal foodies. These establishments are all extending their restaurant week prices.

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  66. List no. 279
    January 21, 2011 - 04:01 PM

    10 cheapest buffets in D.C.

    All you can eat in D.C. for as little as possible.

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  67. List no. 278
    January 21, 2011 - 12:29 PM

    Top 10 most popular library books in D.C.

    What do the nation's most literate people like to read?

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  68. List no. 277
    January 21, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    How to win a 15-person race for D.C. Council

    There are so many candidates for the special election, they've run into each other while campaigning.

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  69. List no. 276
    January 20, 2011 - 12:27 PM

    5 notable buffets: Bethesda edition

    In a city seriously short on buffets, these stand out.

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  70. List no. 275
    January 20, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    10 winter nosebleed dos and don’ts

    Don't do anything that involves sticking something on the back of your neck. It does not work.

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  71. List no. 274
    January 19, 2011 - 03:11 PM

    College students don’t learn or study? (Mostly) not true, GW students say

    They've learned plenty, students say, like about Israeli-Palestinian relations and the importance of sleep.

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  72. List no. 272
    January 19, 2011 - 09:02 AM

    12 picks for D.C. Restaurant Week

    These spots offer their full regular menu instead of a simpler prix fixe selection.

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  73. List no. 270
    January 18, 2011 - 01:33 PM

    How delays affect life in the metro area

    Can a Washingtonian still expect a right to a fair and speedy trial if the courts are two hours behind?

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  74. List no. 269
    January 18, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    7 notable buffets: Arlington edition

    When one plate will not satisfy, The List turns to the buffet.

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  75. List no. 267
    January 13, 2011 - 07:37 AM

    How hard is it to make a mail bomb?

    Just look it up on the Internet, says former FBI explosives chief.

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  76. List no. 266
    January 12, 2011 - 06:46 AM

    The most sought-after library books: Prince George's County

    The tastes of Prince George's residents defy classification.

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  77. List no. 265
    January 11, 2011 - 03:02 PM

    Footwear experts advise the city on winterizing their shoes

    One tip: consider the stage of the storm before buying boots last-minute.

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  78. List no. 264
    January 11, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Did plastic bag recycling initiatives work in Alexandria?

    And would they be more effective than a bag tax?

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  79. List no. 263
    January 11, 2011 - 06:56 AM

    Does Virginia need a bag tax?

    Should bags be taxed if they can be recycled? Isle of Wight County provides a case study.

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  80. List no. 262
    January 10, 2011 - 02:39 PM

    Why Virginia cotton farmers hate plastic bags

    They spoil cotton, kill cows, and make farms ugly.

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  81. List no. 261
    January 10, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Former FedEx employee shares 24 years of suspicious package history

    People will try to ship anything, including pot and nail polish remover.

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  82. List no. 260
    January 7, 2011 - 01:54 PM

    Most sought-after library books: Prince William County

    Prince William County is the metro area's James Patterson stronghold.

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  83. List no. 259
    January 7, 2011 - 07:12 AM

    What happens when plastic bags end up in the Chesapeake Bay?

    Nothing good.

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  84. List no. 258
    January 6, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Grocery bagger speaks out on reusable bags

    Jimmy, a Wegmans employee who asked to keep his last name to himself, calls reusable bags “the worst.”

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  85. List no. 257
    January 5, 2011 - 03:53 PM

    Most sought-after library books: Arlington

    Arlingtonians seek cheap thrills at their local libraries.

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  86. List no. 256
    January 5, 2011 - 12:50 PM

    Virginia’s proposed bag tax: EXPLAINED

    Northern Virginians could soon be paying 20 cents a bag.

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  87. List no. 255
    January 5, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    11 questions about Virginia’s 'widespread' flu

    Is there anything especially bad about this season’s flu?

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  88. List no. 254
    January 4, 2011 - 03:48 PM

    Locals speak out on seasonal affective disorder

    Lyana won't feel right until she can wear dresses again.

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  89. List no. 253
    January 4, 2011 - 11:46 AM

    Most sought-after library books: Falls Church

    Falls Churchians have a taste for Cleopatra, G.W. Bush, and Keith Richards.

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  90. List no. 252
    January 4, 2011 - 08:55 AM

    Top arguments against Metro bag checks

    Meeting attendees threw everything they could against the new policy, from threats to stop riding to comparisons to dictators.

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  91. List no. 251
    January 3, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    The most sought-after library books: Alexandria

    If you are what you read, then Alexandrians are into shopping, crying, and economics.

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  92. List no. 250
    January 3, 2011 - 12:00 AM

    Vince Gray's most timeless inaugural speech lines

    So timeless, they could have been delivered by any politician in any city at any point in American history.

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  93. List no. 249
    January 3, 2011 - 08:57 AM

    Missed Connections explained: New Year's Eve edition

    Ringing in the New Year and ratcheting up the romance all over the metro area.

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  94. List no. 248
    December 30, 2010 - 03:23 PM

    THE PEOPLE’S LIST: What end-of-the-year lists the public would like to read

    "Happy events" of 2010.

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  95. List no. 247
    December 30, 2010 - 10:06 AM

    Where baby cheetahs come from

    It's all very complicated.

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  96. List no. 246
    December 29, 2010 - 04:50 PM

    Donovan McNabb: a look back at April's hyperbolic hope

    "A new era in Washington is quickly taking shape." April 6, 2010.

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  97. List no. 245
    December 29, 2010 - 12:00 AM

    2010 in review: Difficult moments in the lives of D.C. animals

    It was not a good year for man's best friends in D.C.

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  98. List no. 244
    December 24, 2010 - 07:22 AM

    Eager volunteers overwhelm local non-profits

    Homeless shelters and soup kitchens have more volunteers than they know what to do with.

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  99. List no. 243
    December 23, 2010 - 03:56 PM

    Last-minute Christmas gift ideas from CVS shoppers

    Everyone wants a new toothbrush.

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  100. List no. 242
    December 23, 2010 - 06:38 AM

    The District’s Christmas wish list

    “I don’t want D.C. to become a rich-person city.”

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