So sad news today. The Dolcezza Gelato grand opening with free gelato and smoked pork on Sunday has been postponed due to rain. The new date is May 9th. I know, I am deflated too. Trying to capture my feelings, I googled “sad and lonely ice cream cone” and then found the above photo titled “sad and lonely cone.” No joke, it’s here. God, speaking of anthropomorphizing inanimate objects, have you ever seen the Ikea lamp commercial from a few years back?? You must, here:
Anyways, since this post is really falling apart fast, here is the news from around the district and my photo contest of the week:
Can you get a DUI for riding a bike wasted? The DC Court of Appeals thinks so (Washington City Paper)
Remember, Earth Day rally this weekend means metro delays and parking restrictions, get info here (PoP)
Kal Penn (known for his role in Harold and Kumar and less known for his role in the White House) got robbed at gunpoint a few blocks from my apartment. Joy (DCist)
God, the news was brutal this week. I try to keep District crime news out of my roundup, because it’s not what I want to focus on but the local Post headlines are ridiculous. So to end on a good note, I am having a photo of the week contest. The first, brought to you by DCist is in honor of DC medical marijuana passing the DC Council:
And the second (from the Post) is an squirrel rescue in honor of adorableness:
Click on them for larger versions. Which is the photo of the week? Comment! Or don’t, since you rarely do.