stephanie | May 31, 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:

  • Because we are all about free stuff, we’re kicking off today’s D.C. News with FREE boozy cupcakes tonight at Little Miss Whiskey’s from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, in celebration of the latest in Cruncakes flavors. Enjoy the “Brau Rickey” (a DC Brau Citizen lime cake with bourbon lime buttercream) and the “Fat Cat Biggie Smalls” (DC Brau Penn Quarter Porter chocolate cake filled with a salted bourbon caramel sauce). (via Washington City Paper)
  • Silverdocs just announced its 2012 lineup! Get your movie on. (via Washingtonian)
  • Get cash for narc-ing! If you have any tips about illegal firearms in Maryland, you can get up to a $1,000 reward. (via Prince of Petworth)
  • If you’re a pedestrian in the District–and let’s face it, even if you’ve got a car, you do walk here–it’s official that crosswalks are the most dangerous places for both walkers and cyclists in the city. (via TBD)
  • Washington City Paper has been live-blogging the Chuck Brown memorial service–check it out and catch up if you weren’t able to make it out there today.
  • And lastly, the federal government just shut down 26 Chinatown bus companies due to safety violations and multiple crashes in New York and New Jersey. (via HuffPost DC)
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Caroline Rhea from The Caroline Rhea Show and Biggest Loser LIVE at Arlington Drafthouse @ Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse
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Caroline Rhea, stand-up comedian and actress, brings a fresh, smart and spontaneous approach to all of her work. In 1989, Caroline ventured to New York to start her career in stand-up comedy. She studied in the stand-up program at the New School of Social Research and trained at the comedy club, Catch a Rising Star. With nightly gigs at New York's venerable clubs, Caroline's status quickly grew and she became an integral part of the city's comedy scene. Her career was further boosted by numerous appearances on "MTV's Half-Hour Comedy Hour," "Comic Strip Live" and "Caroline's Comedy Hour." For the last seventeen years, Caroline has continued to perform to sold-out audiences in top comedy clubs all over the country and in Canada. Her feature credits include, "The Perfect Man," with Heather Locklear, a supporting role in "Man on the Moon," the story of the late comedian Andy Kaufman, co-starring Jim Carrey, "Christmas With the Kranks," opposite Tim Allen and Jamie Lee Curtis, and the wrestling film, "Ready to Rumble," opposite Oliver Platt, David Arquette and Scott Caan. Caroline's television career has taken off since she first starred as Aunt Hilda on The WB's sitcom "Sabrina, The Teenage Witch." She will next be seen in Lifetime's made for television movie "Fat Like Me," airing on January 8th, 2007. She was last seen in a one hour stand up special, part of Bravo's "Funny Girls," entitled "Rhea's Anatomy," which aired on Halloween 2006. Other credits include; host of "The Caroline Rhea Show," regular guest on Whoopi Goldberg's "Hollywood Squares," Drew's girlfriend on "The Drew Carey Show," the made for television movie "Mom's Got a Date with a Vampire," "Pride and Joy" on NBC, Host of NBC's "The Biggest Loser", Comedy Central's "Pulp Comic," "Comic Relief 8" and "HBO's One Night Stand 2005." She also appeared in the pilot of HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm," written byLarry David. A Montreal native, Caroline currently resides in New York and Los Angeles.
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