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Achenblog: February 7, 2010 - February 13, 2010

Blizzardheads

Many technical difficulties. But we fought through it. I'm not sure that it quite reaches the standard of "watchable" but it has some amusing banter for those who like that sort of thing. And yes, I'm so old I...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 12, 2010; 7:30 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1025)
 
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A Blizzard Country bestiary

When people ask me what's the hardest part of living in Blizzard Country, I always tell them, "Grilling." Not that it's impossible. You just need one of those Bobcat front-end loaders to get to your Weber. This shot was...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 11, 2010; 11:14 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (170)
 
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The Snowmaggedon snowcap

Connecticut Avenue and K Street, Washington DC, 9 a.m. Feb. 10, 2010. This picture was taken by my friend Geoff, who is driving with my friend Angus downtown to ensure that there aren't a lot of foolhardy motorists on...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 10, 2010; 9:24 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (261)
 
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The new snowcialism

Another storm coming. They come every three days now. Here in Nome-on-the-Potomac, our nerves are getting frayed as we hear talk of another foot or two of snow. Hard to believe, but not so long ago the meteorologists referred...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 9, 2010; 8:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (52)
 
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I don't believe what I just saw

So I guess this is why they play the game. On paper, the Colts were the better team. On the field, they looked pretty great, too. Peyton Manning did not have an off night. In fact, he threw some...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 8, 2010; 8:34 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (460)
 
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Greetings from Mount Crumpit

I guess it's time to take the trash back to the alley. If you don't hear from me within an hour, call 911. The alley. Do not venture there without a shovel and a flare. Listen. It's the Whos...

By Joel Achenbach  |  February 7, 2010; 12:07 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (313)
 
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