As of January 2010, the D.C. high school graduation rate was 72%.
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Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
Danny Harris interviews Danny Harris.
Wednesday, May 18th, 2011
Chad America is not my given name, but it is the name I go by…it is my acting name. I got in back in 1999. We wer...
Monday, March 7th, 2011
Working in a bar environment can be very exciting and rewarding. I guess you have to like people, though, If not, i...
Tuesday, December 21st, 2010
The only thing that gets me about checking IDs is that next year, people born in 1990 will be 21. Dude, are you kid...
Wednesday, December 8th, 2010
I am learning to like the political side, even though I am not a political person. I don't really like admitting th...
Wednesday, October 27th, 2010
I grew up in the DMV, and know that there are certain areas in the city that are open to gays and some places that ...
Thursday, September 16th, 2010
Just as I want to teach my daughter about things, she teaches me.
Tuesday, September 7th, 2010
I still got the fire, the desire, and I am getting hired. Ain't no need to retire.
Wednesday, July 14th, 2010
Monday, June 14th, 2010
People here are fascinated when I say that I am a magician. They say, 'No really, what do you do?'
Thursday, May 6th, 2010
I grew up in the hard-core scene in D.C., which is funny to think about now that I own a bar.
Saturday, November 28th, 2009
You know how DC is a melting pot, we try and get everybody to our parties.
Friday, October 23rd, 2009
If you give people a chance to have fun and do something different and creative here, of course everyone is going t...
Monday, October 12th, 2009
I feel like you can meet cool people here, though, who will let down their guard and tell you what they’re like.
Thursday, September 17th, 2009
People enjoy each other for what they have there in Colombia. Here, people worry about what they don’t have.
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