stephanie | May 24, 2012 | 4:00PM | Uncategorized
Where we talk about stuff (happening in and around D.C.) we didn’t write about but is still something you may care to get all riled about and comment on. So, without further ado – today, in other D.C. media sources:
  • DCists, much like the rest of the world, can be an extremely superstitious lot and our fine city’s brightest restaurant stars are no exception. Take a look at the rituals and superstitions of the D.C. food community, from sage-burning to popes blessing pizza ovens. (via Washington City Paper)

    (Darrow Montgomery // Washington City Paper)
  • Heading out of town this weekend? Here’s a handy list of what to pack, especially if you’re beach-bound. (via Borderstan)
  • D.C. Housing Authority matched 80 homeless veterans and their families with permanent housing yesterday, boosting the number of free or subsidized housing vouchers to 744 in the District. (via Huffington Post)
  • Former mayor Marion Barry is set to appear with a panel of Asian-American leaders at a press conference today, apologizing for his bevy of foot-in-mouth racist statements. (via HuffPost DC)
  • Local designer Christopher Patrick shares his top 5 picks for livening up any space. (via Washingtonian)
  • Virginia joins the 511 bandwagon, now lending a way for all in the DMV to get quick traffic updates and videos. (via TBD)
  • And finally, Fojol Bros. respond to allegations of racism (which, truth be told, we broached three years ago), apologizing for any offensiveness they might have caused. (via DCist)