The Buzz: washington


Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 03/08/2012

Peyton Manning and the Redskins: 3 reasons for, 3 reasons against

We offer up three reasons the Redskins should and should not sign the superstar.

By Matt Swenson  |  12:17 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  peyton manning, washington redskins

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 02/24/2012

Same-sex marriage in D.C.: A timeline

Maryland may have just passed its same-sex marriage bill, but it’s not the only place south of the Mason-Dixon line that allows gay couples to wed.

By Stefanie Dazio  |  05:06 PM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Washington, D.C. gay marriage

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 02/22/2012

A bounty of luxury cars around GWU campus inspires a Tumblr site

A blogger is collecting photos of luxury cars seen on or near the campus of George Washington University.

By Katie Rogers  |  11:59 AM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  george washington university

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 02/21/2012

Nationals news: Presidential race recap, early spring training

While the rest of us were enjoying the long weekend, 57 people engaged in a tough physical fitness challenge with the hope of becoming the next Nats presidential mascot.

By Katie Rogers  |  11:29 AM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nationals, washington nationals

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 01/27/2012

D.C. area athletes compete to be named ‘fittest on Earth’

The Mid-Atlantic Open is a qualifying competition for the so-called World Series of Fitness. Organizers describe it as “the ‘American Idol’ auditions of fitness.”

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  09:24 AM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fitness, exercise, washington

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 01/27/2012

Sports Club ads in D.C., New York target Paula Deen

“Paula, you made a fortune off of fat. Call us if you want to be around to enjoy it,” says the ad.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  09:21 AM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington sports clubs

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 01/26/2012

From our readers: 5 reasons why D.C. is rude

More than 150 people weighed in after Buzz posted an item that ranked the District the third most rude city in the nation. Here are five general complaints:

By Katie Rogers  |  10:23 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Washington, City superlatives