weekend round-up {august 25-27}


weekend things

w h a t  t o  d o

b l o g g e r  s c e n e

t h i s  a n d  t h a t s

i n  t h e  k n o w

  • The biggest storm in a decade is about to hit Texas. [Vox]
  • A case for those uber expensive workouts we all shell out for. [LA Times]
  • The National Gallery of Art is launching boozy brunch. [DC Refined]
  • Poke is here, you guys. [Washingtonian]
  • The needed, but v depressing updates on Trump. [Washington Post]
  • Oh, and Elon Musk has a thing about banning killer robots. [Washington Post
  • Be wary of that trendy food startup, Hampton Creek. [Bloomberg]
  • The Purple Line is going to finalllllly break ground. [WJLA
  • Now that Whole Foods is falling under Amazon, prices are going to drop. [Refinery29]

l o n g - f o r m   

  • Scientist on Alaska's melting permafrost: "It’s sobering to think of this magnificent landscape and how fundamentally it can change over a relatively short time period."  [New York Times
  • The lost art of dressing up [Racked]