Hey, Ponies! Holy fuck, is it cold outside! And while we too are tired of standing around the water cooler and discussing the frigid temps, we couldn’t think of a better reason to stuff your Best Weekend Bets with some hot and steamy pics. And if you’re going to venture out this weekend, here are some suggestions that will make it worth the journey. Enjoy both.



We handpicked the best of everything this month, so you can have Your Best January.

• Welcome to 2018. Here are the 18 D.C. Bars & Restaurants To Look Forward to Opening in 2018.

• 2017 was fun. It’s fun in retrospect. We all survived. Here is the BYT Year in Numbers 2017. Fun gifs!

• Each month we round up the best beer events in and around D.C.: Draft Picks.

2018 is 1998. We’re living in the work of Armageddon, “The Dope Show” and Beyoncé.





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