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Andrew Olivo" /><category term="the Shirelles" /><category term="theatre Washington" /><category term="theatreWashington" /><category term="theatreWeek" /><category term="theosophy" /><category term="tickets" /><category term="title of show" /><category term="to-go meals" /><category term="trains" /><category term="travel" /><category term="trombone concerts" /><category term="vegans" /><category term="veterans" /><category term="vintage gowns" /><category term="violence against women" /><category term="volunteers" /><category term="voter registration" /><category term="water colors" /><category term="wet dry" /><category term="wildfires" /><category term="witches" /><category term="women composers" /><category term="women empowerment" /><category term="women historians" /><category term="women playwrights" /><category term="Štěpán Černoušek" /><title type="text">Washington Speaks</title><subtitle type="html">Reviews and notices of events in Washington, D.C. including, but not limited to, the performing arts, speakers, authors, lectures, meetings, books, movies, cycling, hockey games, exhibitions, buildings, and an occasional post about other places and things.</subtitle><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/" /><link rel="next" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default?start-index=26&amp;max-results=25&amp;redirect=false" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><generator version="7.00" uri="http://www.blogger.com">Blogger</generator><openSearch:totalResults>774</openSearch:totalResults><openSearch:startIndex>1</openSearch:startIndex><openSearch:itemsPerPage>25</openSearch:itemsPerPage><atom10:link xmlns:atom10="http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom" rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/WashingtonSpeaks" /><feedburner:info uri="washingtonspeaks" /><atom10:link xmlns:atom10="http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom" rel="hub" href="http://pubsubhubbub.appspot.com/" /><feedburner:emailServiceId>WashingtonSpeaks</feedburner:emailServiceId><feedburner:feedburnerHostname>https://feedburner.google.com</feedburner:feedburnerHostname><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-5093000185729617917</id><published>2020-06-30T18:15:00.000-04:00</published><updated>2020-07-04T11:47:00.893-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="art exhibitions" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="ballet" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="ballet art" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Degas at the Opera" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Degas dancers" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Edgar Degas" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="National Gallery of Art" /><title type="text"> Degas exits the NGA Opéra stage sans audience</title><summary type="html">
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  5. Edgar Degas (1834-1917), The Orchestra of the Opéra, 1870, oil on canvas, Musée d'Orsay, Paris. This was Degas's "first public success following multiple setbacks at the Salon," according to the catalog. Désiré Dihau, the bassoonist, commissioned Degas to make his portrait, which Dihau's sister, Marie, later inherited and loaned to the first Degas retrospective in Paris in 1924.With her own &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/d6fl2klwFfc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/5093000185729617917/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=5093000185729617917" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/5093000185729617917" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/5093000185729617917" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/d6fl2klwFfc/degas-exits-nga-opera-stage-sans.html" title=" Degas exits the NGA Opéra stage sans audience" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-iG4W7tA7NG4/XvZz23LKyLI/AAAAAAAANPw/0rlJSXkS-YcBaS28i_-sk6AeXnY3WcKQQCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/Degasclarinet.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>Constitution Ave NW, Washington, DC 20565, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.891298 -77.019965</georss:point><georss:box>13.369263499999999 -118.328559 64.4133325 -35.711371</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/06/degas-exits-nga-opera-stage-sans.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-7456610088680067923</id><published>2020-06-20T23:04:00.000-04:00</published><updated>2020-06-21T18:22:48.355-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="contemporary art" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="female artists" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Frida Kahlo" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Graciela Iturbide" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Mexico" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="National Museum of Women in the Arts" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="photography exhibition" /><title type="text">Graciela Iturbide and "art chat" at the Women's Museum</title><summary type="html">
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  9. The photographer, Graciela Iturbide, at the opening of her exhibition, Mexico, at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Feb. 25, 2020/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  12. The photographer, Graciela Iturbide, at the opening of her exhibition, Mexico, at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Feb. 25, 2020/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  18. If Russian scholar and cultural historian George Feifer (1934-2019) had not died, it's unlikely I would have ever known about his book, Justice in Moscow (1964), which I found listed in Harrison Smith's engaging obituary of Mr. Feifer in the Washington Post last November. 
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  25. A Christian protester on Pennsylvania Avenue on Sunday carries a sign which reads "All Mothers Were Summoned When George Floyd Called Out For His Momma." June 7, 2020/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  28. Hundreds of Christians marched in Washington on Sunday for Black Lives Matter.  At the Capitol Reflecting Pool they gathered to walk to the White House  and join thousands in unison crying for justice.&lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/enOOmKkVwKs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/7766829342757381113/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=7766829342757381113" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/7766829342757381113" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/7766829342757381113" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/enOOmKkVwKs/christians-rally-in-dc-for-black-lives.html" title="Christians rally in D.C. for Black Lives Matter " /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-_60stbdy0Vs/Xt7ciun6CCI/AAAAAAAANMY/K4Ad2iME3jEflaVys0yDCpS3E3Envn9NACLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/BLMRallyJE720%2B034.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>Washington, DC, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.9071923 -77.0368707</georss:point><georss:box>38.7094553 -77.359594199999989 39.104929299999995 -76.7141472</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/06/christians-rally-in-dc-for-black-lives.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-6059644704606954992</id><published>2020-06-06T23:28:00.002-04:00</published><updated>2020-06-11T18:21:29.591-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Black Lives Matter" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Donald Trump" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="George Floyd" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Protests" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Washington D.C." /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="White House" /><title type="text">Thousands rally in D.C. for George Floyd, Black Lives Matter</title><summary type="html">
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  31. At the corner of I Street and 16th Ave. NW., Washington, D.C., June 6, 2020/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  34. You could register to vote at this tent set up at I and 16th to cast your ballot in November, Washington, D.C., June 6, 2020/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  37. At the corner of I and 16th streets, this building owner joined the message.Washington, D.C., June 6, 2020/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  50. The name of one of the passengers and her unborn child listed on the Wall of Names at the crash site  of United Flight 93 in Stoystown, Pennsylvania September 11, 2001/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  53. At the entrance to the Flight 93 National Memorial and visible from Highway 30 is the unfinished Tower of Voices, 93 feet high with 40 wind chimes, a "living memorial," the National Park Service &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/86GLyaj8a_k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/5765518375030547174/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=5765518375030547174" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/5765518375030547174" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/5765518375030547174" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/86GLyaj8a_k/in-memoriam-flight-93-sept-11-2001.html" title="In memoriam Flight 93 Sept. 11, 2001" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-Vgy6GBFVn3s/XstFKxhlLSI/AAAAAAAANDg/zDU_PjweOQQkNnRcD6SROsA_X1pNI29FQCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/FL93Jonestown%2B073.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>Stoystown, PA 15567, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>40.1045808 -78.952865</georss:point><georss:box>40.0924353 -78.973035 40.1167263 -78.93269500000001</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/05/in-memoriam-flight-93-sept-11-2001.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-6689198605915402642</id><published>2020-05-22T23:56:00.000-04:00</published><updated>2020-06-11T18:22:43.434-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Biking" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="FDR Memorial" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="National Mall" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="On the Mall" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="sculpture" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Simon Bolivar" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Vietnam Veterans Memorial" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Vietnam Women's Memorial" /><title type="text">Bike the sites on the Mall</title><summary type="html">
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  57. Detail from the Vietnam Women's Memorial on the National Mall, dedicated on Armistice Day, 1993 and designed by Glenna Goodacre (1939-2020)/Photo by Patricia LeslieI am a lucky gal! Not too far from the National Mall where I can hop on a bike and go riding the sites to see beautiful statues, art and scenery.  The Mall is so big, there's plenty to see.  Come on aboard, mates, for a wonderful &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/iPJqsol9L0Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/6689198605915402642/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=6689198605915402642" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/6689198605915402642" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/6689198605915402642" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/iPJqsol9L0Y/bike-sites-on-mall.html" title="Bike the sites on the Mall" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-WRUQ2ep7HT0/XsqT-U4ZtMI/AAAAAAAANC0/B6_lAporUWE91Y2tgDziO4gLDlzpa7s_ACLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/NatMall%2B038.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>National Mall, Washington, DC, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.8896198 -77.0229772</georss:point><georss:box>13.367585299999998 -118.3315712 64.4116543 -35.7143832</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/05/bike-sites-on-mall.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-7027771065759065162</id><published>2020-05-06T23:40:00.001-04:00</published><updated>2020-05-12T00:16:53.509-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Eisenhower" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Frank Gehry" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Nicholas Waite Benson" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Sergey Eylanbekov" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Tomas Osinski" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Washington D.C." /><title type="text">Covid-19 delays Eisenhower Memorial dedication</title><summary type="html">
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  61. These are scenes of sculptures of the  Eisenhower Memorial behind a fence at the U.S. Department of Education building, taken in mid-April.
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  63. The Eisenhower Memorial  Commission website describes the scene: "On the right side of the memorial core, Eisenhower as the Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force during World War II is commemorated by a bronze heroic-sized statue with &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/BdQqfiU_MlI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/7027771065759065162/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=7027771065759065162" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/7027771065759065162" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/7027771065759065162" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/BdQqfiU_MlI/covid-19-delays-eisenhower-memorial.html" title="Covid-19 delays Eisenhower Memorial dedication" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-awlKf4h1UEg/XrM4W_UUeAI/AAAAAAAAM_4/-9e6_LdTIVseKbbevgmxTQxQbzVSgEwRQCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/NatMall%2B070.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>540 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.8875426 -77.019326499999991</georss:point><georss:box>13.365508100000003 -118.32792049999999 64.4095771 -35.710732499999992</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/05/covid-19-delays-eisenhower-memorial.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-7664271489618572325</id><published>2020-04-30T23:06:00.001-04:00</published><updated>2020-05-02T18:21:43.588-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="art exhibits" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Frist Art Museum" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Minneapolis Institute of Art" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Native Americans" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Native Women artists" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Renwick Gallery" /><title type="text">Native Women artists at the Renwick and the Frist</title><summary type="html">
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  76. This is a photograph of the outside poster of the exhibition by Native Women artists.at the Renwick Gallery.in Washington, D.C.
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  79. Marie Watt, Seneca Nation of Indians, Blanket Stories: Three Sisters, Four Pelts, Sky Woman, Cousin Rose, and All My Relations, 2007, Seattle Art Museum, General Acquisition Fund, in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Seattle Art Museum,
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  85. The entrance to Earth Day Park on Independence Avenue, Washington, D.C. with a hard-to-read sign that may have been installed when dinosaurs roamed/Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  89. The entrance to Earth Day Park, Washington, D.C./Photo by Patricia Leslie
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  93. This unsightly rock, uncovered during excavation for the nearby expressway and surrounded by weeds, serves what purpose at Earth Day Park? &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/hejYcgGq2D0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/4682403595744860420/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=4682403595744860420" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/4682403595744860420" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/4682403595744860420" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/hejYcgGq2D0/a-sad-earth-day-park-in-washington-dc.html" title="A sad Earth Day Park in Washington, D.C." /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-zBzozwj4R3k/Xp_Zk3xL-AI/AAAAAAAAM-E/Cn3g-f1OmmYE5vmrZHC_sLI4ywyjmFKEwCEwYBhgL/s72-c/NatMall%2B054.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/04/a-sad-earth-day-park-in-washington-dc.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-6078545851780188176</id><published>2020-04-09T23:42:00.000-04:00</published><updated>2020-04-10T15:37:36.640-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="book review" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="books" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Lolita" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Vladimir Nabokov" /><title type="text">Book review: Vladimir Nabokov's interviews and more</title><summary type="html">
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  96. For any Vladimir Nabokov fan, this is "must read."Brian Boyd, assisted by Anastasia Tolstoy, has chronologically assembled Mr. Nabokov's "Uncollected Essays, Reviews, Interviews, and Letters to the Editor" which span 56 years and include the last interviews conducted the year Nabokov died (1899-1977).His LTEs presented here are ones he wrote when annoyed by a reviewer's mistakes. About &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/z9cXh5ovuHY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/6078545851780188176/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=6078545851780188176" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/6078545851780188176" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/6078545851780188176" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/z9cXh5ovuHY/book-review-vladimir-nabokovs.html" title="Book review: Vladimir Nabokov's interviews and more" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-SaigtRLQg_U/Xn-sOnlVkDI/AAAAAAAAM2Q/wdfB7IsmjlQiHkgkhMxsO6xWOXcT-DQkQCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/Vlad.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/04/book-review-vladimir-nabokovs.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-3822350778243964407</id><published>2020-04-02T16:50:00.000-04:00</published><updated>2020-04-02T18:44:51.457-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="fact checker" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Grand Ole Opry" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Jan Howard" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Nashville" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Ryman Auditorium" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Washington Post" /><title type="text">Wrong, WAPO:  The Grand Ole Opry still plays at the Ryman</title><summary type="html">
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  127. Between the rows of flags at a famous address in Washington&lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/20P5S-F_ARg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/3902958378142017891/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=3902958378142017891" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3902958378142017891" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3902958378142017891" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/20P5S-F_ARg/love-in-time-of-corona.html" title="Love in the time of corona" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-1udXMoZo6Ug/XoF4T2zUgkI/AAAAAAAAM2Y/szQLVogVIyoCLbgdTkl4Gavvg7LWv5rCACLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/Mallbikeride%2B013.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>National Mall, Washington, DC, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.8896198 -77.0229772</georss:point><georss:box>13.367585299999998 -118.3315712 64.4116543 -35.7143832</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/03/love-in-time-of-corona.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-2528708731338565076</id><published>2020-03-22T01:03:00.001-04:00</published><updated>2020-04-01T18:12:04.403-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="contemporary theatre" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Jordan Harrison" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Olney Theatre Center" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="The Amateurs" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="theatre" /><title type="text">Free online classes and 'Amateurs' online at the Olney</title><summary type="html">
  128.  
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  130.  
  131. Michael Russotto, left, and Evan Casey in The Amateurs at Olney Theatre Center
  132. /Photo, Teresa Castracane Photography
  133.  
  134.  
  135. The Amateurs were anything but at the Olney Theatre Center before coronavirus shut them down early.But, the show will go on! Via streaming online beginning March 28 at noon through April 5 at Vimeo-On-Demand ($20 for a 24-hour rental with a free trailer).This is just part of &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/IUFrkoT9z9o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/2528708731338565076/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=2528708731338565076" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2528708731338565076" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2528708731338565076" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/IUFrkoT9z9o/olney-offers-amateurs-online-now-and.html" title="Free online classes and 'Amateurs' online at the Olney" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-31L78ZhWx4E/Xn7ITjrpz2I/AAAAAAAAM2I/a24YkvhdrvMdofAy0vE692DyW7mnfT4VgCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/Amateurs.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>39.144797 -77.044715</georss:point><georss:box>13.622762499999997 -118.353309 64.6668315 -35.736121</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/03/olney-offers-amateurs-online-now-and.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-1582184247319531812</id><published>2020-03-16T22:58:00.001-04:00</published><updated>2020-03-20T00:06:06.785-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="coronavirus" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="David O. Selznick" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Gone with the Wind" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Little Theatre of Alexandria" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Moonlight and Magnolias" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Ron Hutchinson" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="theatre" /><title type="text">Coronavirus ends 'Moonlight and Magnolias' in Alexandria</title><summary type="html">
  136.  
  137.  
  138.  
  139. Michael J. Fisher was Victor Fleming in Moonlight and Magnolias at the Little Theatre of Alexandria/Photo by Brian Knapp
  140.  
  141. It's a shame that COVID-19 shut down Moonlight and Magnolias early at Little Theatre of Alexandria. It was a fun show, a "great escape," a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to put together a movie script fast. It can be done!
  142.  
  143. I want to be bold and suggest a new &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/41AgBU7HTh8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/1582184247319531812/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=1582184247319531812" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/1582184247319531812" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/1582184247319531812" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/41AgBU7HTh8/coronavirus-ends-moonlight-and.html" title="Coronavirus ends 'Moonlight and Magnolias' in Alexandria" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/--qWo5B8tgPg/XnKGBI8MZDI/AAAAAAAAM14/Sflkf2pU-cgAXAwEc5UmTJqKEzBAzUP1QCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/LTAMoon.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>600 Wolfe St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.80131 -77.046876000000012</georss:point><georss:box>13.279271000000001 -118.35547000000001 64.323349000000007 -35.738282000000012</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/03/coronavirus-ends-moonlight-and.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-7294747434782225194</id><published>2020-03-14T22:32:00.000-04:00</published><updated>2020-03-26T00:50:54.720-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Anthony Fauci" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Aspen Institute" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="coronavirus" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="COVID-19" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Donald Trump" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="face masks" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Helen Branswell" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Nancy Messonnier" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Ron Klain" /><title type="text">At the think tanks, scientists talk coronavirus</title><summary type="html">
  144.  
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  149.  
  150. From left, Ron Klain, Nancy Messonnier, Anthony Fauci, and Helen Branswell at the Aspen Institute, Feb. 11, 2020/Photo by Patricia Leslie Last month at the Aspen Institute scientists, journalists, and members of the medical establishment got together to talk coronavirus which that day had received an official name for the disease from the World Health Organization, COVID-19.On the panel &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/5IVyQDU0k8k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/7294747434782225194/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=7294747434782225194" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/7294747434782225194" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/7294747434782225194" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/5IVyQDU0k8k/at-think-tank-scientists-talk.html" title="At the think tanks, scientists talk coronavirus" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-sbbI5Fopw6w/XkfyyBTLTWI/AAAAAAAAMyg/KX9zxCqUic8bCwsklXf-iNaQcjYk3PQBACLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/NGAAspenCATO%2B022.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>2300 N St NW #700, Washington, DC 20037, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.9070312 -77.050762299999974</georss:point><georss:box>13.384996699999999 -118.35935629999997 64.4290657 -35.742168299999975</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/03/at-think-tank-scientists-talk.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-3999867430862660456</id><published>2020-03-13T23:45:00.000-04:00</published><updated>2020-03-14T15:36:30.908-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="editors" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Neiman Marcus" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="photo captions" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Wall Street Journal" /><title type="text">Dear Wall Street Journal: Where have all the editors gone?</title><summary type="html">
  151.  
  152.  
  153.  
  154. Under a photo  with a story about Neiman Marcus  in the WSJ print edition of March 12, 2020 on page B3  is this:
  155.  
  156.  
  157. "Neiman Marcus says its customers spend an average of $50,000 a year with the retailer."
  158.  
  159. The caption leaped out.
  160.  
  161. Huh?  You gotta be kidding!  That much?  No way.  
  162.  
  163. I
  164. was right: The Neiman Marcus I know does not have customers
  165. who spend that, and the picture itself is of &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/zGRrqxrU1tI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/3999867430862660456/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=3999867430862660456" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3999867430862660456" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3999867430862660456" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/zGRrqxrU1tI/dear-wall-street-journal-where-have-all.html" title="Dear Wall Street Journal: Where have all the editors gone?" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-zmSbznBXBm8/XmxWZAWuGrI/AAAAAAAAM1k/SCr07hBqbtMNihTFwYXfZ7ZICDKEt8eVgCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/Wall%2BStreet%2BJournal%2BLogo.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/03/dear-wall-street-journal-where-have-all.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-4237749759346322693</id><published>2020-03-07T16:25:00.003-05:00</published><updated>2020-03-11T04:31:40.290-04:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Anne Frank" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Anti-Semitism" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Diary of Anne Frank" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Gloria DuGan" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Reston Community Players" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Reston Virginia" /><title type="text">Reston's outstanding 'Anne Frank'</title><summary type="html">
  166.  
  167.  
  168.  
  169. Sophia Manicone as Anne Frank in Reston Community Players' The Diary of Anne Frank/Jennifer Heffner Photography
  170.  
  171. You may think you remember The Diary of Anne Frank from reading the book years ago, but you don't remember it the way the Reston Community Players present it.   
  172. This is one of the best productions I have seen over many years of attending theatre in Washington. Its timing &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/2TV8FZ5LZbA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/4237749759346322693/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=4237749759346322693" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/4237749759346322693" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/4237749759346322693" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/2TV8FZ5LZbA/restons-outstanding-anne-frank.html" title="Reston's outstanding 'Anne Frank'" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-7qzNYt2WJ4A/XmXG8ilcw2I/AAAAAAAAM0g/4pY21vyyJJ0st8nl-LLi-jgpODoMrvBNwCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/Anne%2Bvertical.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>2310 Colts Neck Rd, Reston, VA 20191, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.936459 -77.36052699999999</georss:point><georss:box>13.414424499999999 -118.66912099999999 64.4584935 -36.051932999999991</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/03/restons-outstanding-anne-frank.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-3231919553884490819</id><published>2020-02-29T23:48:00.000-05:00</published><updated>2020-03-04T21:43:26.155-05:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Adam Gwon" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Herndon VA" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="musicals" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="NextStop Theatre" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Ordinary Days" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="theatre" /><title type="text">Herndon's unordinary night at the theatre</title><summary type="html">
  173.  
  174.  
  175. Carl Williams as Warren and Anna Phillips-Brown as Deb in Ordinary
  176. Days at NextStop Theatre Company/Photo by Lock and CompanyIt could be your extraordinary day, like it is for the foursome in NextStop Theatre's newest production, Ordinary Days.Seize the opportunity!  Welcome change every day, new acquaintances and relationships, whoever or what awaits your life and pleasure around the next &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/RPQJ8XJoFIk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/3231919553884490819/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=3231919553884490819" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3231919553884490819" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3231919553884490819" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/RPQJ8XJoFIk/herndons-unordinary-night-at-theatre.html" title="Herndon's unordinary night at the theatre" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-Ud-1KDbLqG8/XmA0SMEdvEI/AAAAAAAAM0Q/rMouhcHAlpku3Ho7bX5g0REgxBWetbrrACLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/Ordinary%2BDays%2B6.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>269 Sunset Park Dr, Herndon, VA 20170, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.9564335 -77.3750896</georss:point><georss:box>13.434394500000003 -118.6836836 64.478472500000009 -36.066495599999996</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/02/herndons-unordinary-night-at-theatre.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-6171880564211375259</id><published>2020-02-16T22:01:00.002-05:00</published><updated>2020-02-29T15:11:41.612-05:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Alonso Berruguete" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="art exhibits" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="National Gallery of Art" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Renaissance" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Renaissance sculpture" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Spain" /><title type="text">Spain's Renaissance sculptor leaves Washington </title><summary type="html">
  177.  
  178.  
  179. From the exhibition: "This is Berruguete’s earliest surviving sculpture, which comes from a
  180. monastic church near Valladolid, the town in central Castile where the
  181. artist moved in 1522. Depicting the bound and tortured Christ as he is
  182. presented to jeering crowds on the way to his crucifixion, the figure is
  183. likely to have stood on an altar, perhaps as the central figure in a
  184. retablo (&lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/WtyF1s29P6Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/6171880564211375259/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=6171880564211375259" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/6171880564211375259" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/6171880564211375259" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/WtyF1s29P6Y/spains-renaissance-sculptor-leaves.html" title="Spain's Renaissance sculptor leaves Washington " /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-WJEp-AP1GUI/Xkn1rgtZtrI/AAAAAAAAMy4/-NibRR3N1-wX6AaR0XtpOWCvTzCvc_ZJgCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/NGANASEGYMayWms%2B001.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>Constitution Ave NW, Washington, DC 20565, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.891298 -77.019965</georss:point><georss:box>13.369263499999999 -118.328559 64.4133325 -35.711371</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/02/spains-renaissance-sculptor-leaves.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-3044541900268256849</id><published>2020-02-14T22:41:00.000-05:00</published><updated>2020-02-16T20:42:38.683-05:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Friends of National Service Awards" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Voices for National Service" /><title type="text">The 2020 Friends of National Service Awards, Washington, D.C.</title><summary type="html">
  185.  
  186.  
  187.  
  188.  
  189. The
  190. first honoree of the evening at the National Friends of Service Awards was Sen. Chris Coons (D-Delaware) who
  191. received the John S. McCain Service to Country Award. Senator McCain's widow, Cindy, delivered a special video message/Photo by
  192. Patricia Leslie
  193.  
  194.  
  195. Rep. Deb Haaland (D-NM) received an Outstanding New Member Award at the annual Friends of National Service event, Feb. 11, 2020 at &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/VTm0Pp3OZIU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/3044541900268256849/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=3044541900268256849" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3044541900268256849" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/3044541900268256849" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/VTm0Pp3OZIU/the-2020-friends-of-national-service.html" title="The 2020 Friends of National Service Awards, Washington, D.C." /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-tLMRJOigpt8/XkjNBQcCz2I/AAAAAAAAMyw/xEB4c829MwcJm0ajX0soVkjMTTOlzCg9wCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/NGAAspenCATO%2B026.JPG" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>400 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.8953672 -77.011386000000016</georss:point><georss:box>13.373328200000003 -118.31998000000002 64.4174062 -35.702792000000017</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/02/the-2020-friends-of-national-service.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-2227688424860412614</id><published>2020-02-08T17:24:00.003-05:00</published><updated>2020-02-08T22:08:28.311-05:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Bong Joon-ho" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Ford v. Ferrari" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="movie review" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="movies" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Parasite" /><title type="text">Best Picture!  'Parasite' and more for 'Ford v. Ferrari'</title><summary type="html">
  196.  
  197.  
  198.  
  199. Oh my gaaawwwwdddddddd....
  200.  
  201. Not that I've seen them all, but this is without question, "the best" this year.
  202.  
  203. It's not for the squeamish or those who want an easy flowing plot.  
  204.  
  205. It's for lovers of The Shape of Water. 
  206.  
  207. At the beginning, it's like a nicely winding stream, meandering along its path when yikers! Danger knocks and like a mammoth rock which separates the water in two, a geyser &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/uUXO1w0TghQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/2227688424860412614/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=2227688424860412614" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2227688424860412614" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2227688424860412614" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/uUXO1w0TghQ/best-picture-parasite-and-more.html" title="Best Picture!  'Parasite' and more for 'Ford v. Ferrari'" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-TPUxHY1BxBc/Xi3vMIlqiUI/AAAAAAAAMxI/xbwlq32Ixkw-d2zx9ipPHNhh39RBDavKACEwYBhgL/s72-c/parasite.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/02/best-picture-parasite-and-more.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-2920233592884337987</id><published>2020-02-05T23:08:00.003-05:00</published><updated>2020-02-09T00:22:52.160-05:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="contemporary theatre" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Erin McKeown" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Miss You Like Hell" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Olney Theatre Center" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Quiara Alegria Hudes" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="relationships" /><title type="text">Olney's 'Miss You' embraces all</title><summary type="html">
  208.  
  209.  
  210.  
  211.  
  212. Valeria Morales, left, and Karmine Alers in Miss You Like Hell at Olney Theatre Center
  213. Photo: Stan Barouh
  214.  
  215. For a show that's only 90 or so minutes without an intermission,  Olney Theatre Center's Miss You Like Hell covers a lot of territory, racing through so many hot button issues, it's a fast socio-psychological study in what ails the nation and  what ails you (but not me).Illegal &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/mraQwEHgNcA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/2920233592884337987/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=2920233592884337987" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2920233592884337987" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2920233592884337987" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/mraQwEHgNcA/olneys-miss-you-embraces-all.html" title="Olney's 'Miss You' embraces all" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-fetsgwqOfeI/XjubSc1Lo3I/AAAAAAAAMxk/YSElssgGqaI0OyBjnL20nfvIIFihIX7lgCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/miss%2Byou.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Olney, MD 20832, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>39.144797 -77.044715</georss:point><georss:box>-36.894106000000008 117.72091 90 88.18966</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/02/olneys-miss-you-embraces-all.html</feedburner:origLink></entry><entry><id>tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4081098627537122018.post-2372850584574794452</id><published>2020-01-29T09:35:00.001-05:00</published><updated>2020-02-01T16:11:49.741-05:00</updated><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Chuck Dluhy" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="Little Theatre of Alexandria" /><category scheme="http://www.blogger.com/atom/ns#" term="theatre" /><title type="text">A 'Gentleman's' romp in Alexandria</title><summary type="html">
  216.  
  217.  
  218. Chuck Dluhy is THE gentleman who steals the show in Little Theatre of Alexandria's A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder/Photo by Matt Liptak
  219.  
  220. Attention, Theatregoers:  This is one of the season's best!
  221.  
  222. You like Sex? Murder? Whimsy? Action?  Comedy? Scenes galore? A fantastic script? Glorious costumes?
  223.  
  224.  
  225. Come to Little Theatre of Alexandria's production of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and &lt;img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~4/4pkb1xmos1Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/&gt;</summary><link rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/feeds/2372850584574794452/comments/default" title="Post Comments" /><link rel="replies" type="text/html" href="http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=4081098627537122018&amp;postID=2372850584574794452" title="0 Comments" /><link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2372850584574794452" /><link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="http://www.blogger.com/feeds/4081098627537122018/posts/default/2372850584574794452" /><link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WashingtonSpeaks/~3/4pkb1xmos1Y/a-gentlemans-romp-in-alexandria.html" title="A 'Gentleman's' romp in Alexandria" /><author><name>Patricia Leslie</name><uri>http://www.blogger.com/profile/17795504134889183749</uri><email>[email protected]</email><gd:image rel="http://schemas.google.com/g/2005#thumbnail" width="16" height="16" src="https://img1.blogblog.com/img/b16-rounded.gif" /></author><media:thumbnail xmlns:media="http://search.yahoo.com/mrss/" url="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-e9NkxvBKljQ/Xi_4ArshzyI/AAAAAAAAMxc/bYtN4BsZ-cY0ljYIo1E_7k7R1J4ldyvWgCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/ltajan20.jpg" height="72" width="72" /><thr:total>0</thr:total><georss:featurename>600 Wolfe St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA</georss:featurename><georss:point>38.801319000000007 -77.0469033</georss:point><georss:box>13.279288500000007 -118.3554973 64.3233495 -35.7383093</georss:box><feedburner:origLink>http://washingtonspeaks.blogspot.com/2020/01/a-gentlemans-romp-in-alexandria.html</feedburner:origLink></entry></feed>
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