Estimates suggest that rates of obesity for D.C. high school-age youth is 17.7%.
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Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
Danny Harris interviews Danny Harris.
Monday, August 22nd, 2011
Each dance style has its different rhythm and movements. In Baltimore, it is a little jerky. In Norfolk, the foot p...
Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
I'll tell you, it's hard dancing in D.C. I don't mean that it's hard to do or nothing like that. I mean that D.C. i...
Wednesday, June 8th, 2011
In India, I went to a fundamentalist Christian school all of my life where we never talked about sex ever...I mean,...
Wednesday, December 15th, 2010
Everyday, I deal with so many young people of color who have not been bred. They were born, but not bred. They don'...
Tuesday, November 30th, 2010
Do you know how many times I have been told that THEARC is the best kept secret in the city? Despite the progress h...
Wednesday, June 16th, 2010
Went to parties that never quit with plenty of liquor and I danced with all of the high society people.
Tuesday, June 8th, 2010
I guess I just transform into someone different when I dance. It is like a spirit takes over me.
Monday, May 31st, 2010
The D.C. punk scene and its continuing influence around the world is an astonishing and inspirational story.
Saturday, May 8th, 2010
I am definitely going to raise my kids in the suburbs. It is really safe there and nothing bad can pretty much happ...
Thursday, October 8th, 2009
If you go anywhere on the East or West coast and mention the Lion's of Zion crew, people will recognize D.C.
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