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Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 01/17/2012

Washingtology: Six favorite D.C. spots

The new week is full of opportunities, including a way to think like a D.C. insider.

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais - AP)
Each week, Cultural Tourism DC asks prominent Washingtonians to list their favorite places or events. This week, Georgetown University professor Maurice Jackson shares the D.C. spots that best embody the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Usually, the list is limited to five. But Jackson gave six locations. Can you guess the special one?

What sport evokes King’s speech “On the Importance of Jazz?”What place highlights black culture and achievements?

Go to our Washingtology page to see the rest of Jackson’s list. Don’t forget to share your favorites in the comments area

By Timothy R. Smith  |  10:38 AM ET, 01/17/2012

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