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[ 0 ] July 28, 2015

Sh*t DC Says

We pulled this from the vault because it’s too good not to repost. It can also be enjoyed as a drinking game- take a shot every time you’ve said one of these things. Be prepared to get sh*t-faced.

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[ 0 ] July 27, 2015

DC Intern Hall of Fame

Interns are a unique breed in the human world. They’re at the bottom of the food chain, yet are crucial to its everyday functioning. They graduated with honors and are some of the brightest young minds in the industry, yet their hardest task of the day might be juggling 16 different Chipotle lunch orders while […]

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[ 0 ] July 24, 2015

11th Annual Brew at the Zoo

The National Zoo certainly knows how to throw a party! A huge congratulations to the Smithsonian National Zoo for hosting their 11th annual wildlife conservation fundraiser, Brew at the Zoo. Hundreds of DC folk headed out to the Zoo in support of animal lives and to enjoy a fresh cold one. The beer fest featured over […]

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[ 0 ] July 24, 2015

Famous Friday [Round Up]

Famous Friday Round Up   #HAPPYHOUR A huge shout out to everyone who joined us for our Capital Summer Happy Hour event at Stanton & Greene and an even bigger thanks to our phenomenal sponsor, The Washington Examiner. It was a famously fantastic night filled with spiked lemonade, DJ Dan’s epic music, and all you beautiful […]

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[ 0 ] July 24, 2015

Snapchat: Lunch and Learn

Thanks to our friends at NJI Media and Bryant Row, FamousDC had the honor of co-hosting a very special event this week. Rob Saliterman, Snapchat’s director of political ad sales, paid us visit and told us all about how the app is embedding advertisements into Snapchat stories, how businesses should approach this opportunity, and what […]

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[ 0 ] July 23, 2015

Capital Summer Happy Hour

Thanks to everyone who joined us at Stanton & Greene for the Capital Summer Happy Hour! We sipped spiked lemonade in style as over 200 of DC’s best and brightest got together for a famously awesome night. A very special thanks to our generous sponsor, the Washington Examiner, who made the night possible. Also, the invite […]

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[ 0 ] July 21, 2015

DC Story Makes Snapchat Debut

Yesterday, DC made its Snapchat debut with it’s very own Washington DC live story event. What does that mean? Snapchat uses geofencing so that users in the District can take photos and videos within the app and choose to upload them to the Washington DC “story” which is visible to the entire DC Snapchat world for […]

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[ 0 ] July 21, 2015

Top 10 Most Awesome Things About Being a Hill Staffer

#1: Your mom tells all her friends that you work at the White House directly for the President of the United States. #2: Receptions. Free finger food and cheap wine after work. “Of course I want to hear about sustainable farming using the power of the sun association.”  #3: The occasional Matt Lira sighting when you’re walking in […]

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[ 0 ] July 20, 2015

How to Conquer Shaw Beer by Beer

Grab a boot at Dacha Beer Garden Dacha Beer Garden is your “go-to” outdoor bar in the Shaw area. Rain or shine, this unique beer loving bar is always serving. They carry a vast array of German, Belgium, and American brews along with wines, ciders, and meads. Dacha welcomes people and pets of every genre and […]

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[ 0 ] July 17, 2015

Famous Friday [Round Up]

  Famous Friday Round Up #WEEKEND Weather: Make sure to keep your umbrellas handy and the sunscreen lathered! Scattered thunderstorms will be raining down on DC this Saturday and giving us a high of 94. Sunday is going to be a heater with a high of 96, bright clear skies and some occasional cloudiness. Awesome […]

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[ 0 ] July 17, 2015

Happy Birthday, DC!

Dear DC, we’re so sorry, we forgot your birthday (it was yesterday). Please forgive us and allow us to make it up to you. But first… play this while you’re reading. Today, on your 225th birthday, we pledge to: Cherish all 68.25 square miles of your sacred soil. Relish in the fact that we live on the […]

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[ 0 ] July 17, 2015

From Intern to Senior Partner: How to Get Ahead on the Hill (Chart)

You’ve landed an internship on Capitol Hill and you finally figured out your way around Rayburn. Now what? Back in 2011 we were feeling particularly empathetic of the trials and tribulations faced by our Hill staffer friends, so we created a chart to help provide some guidance in an otherwise intimidating world. In true DC political […]

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[ 0 ] July 16, 2015

Do You, Charlie Rangel. Do You.

Rep Charlie Rangel is a Capitol Hill veteran and if there’s one thing that’s kept him going all these years, it’s doing things his own way. He sat down with us earlier today for a Snapchat interview. We knew he would be a joy to talk to but when he broke out into song mid-interview, […]

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[ 0 ] July 16, 2015

Did You Know Mosquitoes Have 38 Teeth?

Neither did we, but it’s true. The number 38 is particularly special to someone else today too; and FamousDC would like to send some famous birthday love to this awesome guy. Happy 38th birthday to the energy-legislating, Facebook photo-sharing, Kentucky Wildcat-loving, Derby-crushing, Neil Chatterjee. We wonder how many more birthdays until his kids are taller than him.​ […]

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[ 0 ] July 16, 2015

Did You Know Mosquitoes Have 38 Teeth?

Neither did we, but it’s true. The number 38 is particularly special to someone else today too; and FamousDC would like to send some famous birthday love to this awesome guy. Happy 38th birthday to the energy-legislating, Facebook photo-sharing, Kentucky Wildcat-loving, Derby-crushing, Neil Chatterjee. We wonder how many more birthdays until his kids are taller than him.​ […]

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