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Cargo We left Paradise to make our way to DC via the Detroit airport and a couple other stops. First stop was to get gas in St Ignace where I saw this.

26 Things item: layered

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Hydrant One of the first things I notice in a new city is the fire hydrants. This in in Washington DC, on the George Washington University campus.

26 Things item: new old

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Rays of Light

Rays of Light 26 Things item: soft

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Feild Trip

Lincoln I spent my first day in DC wandering around the tourist sites while Donovan had his first day of programming at Pycon. Sometimes I like to explore alone, besides, when you're in a tourist area, you're not really alone anyway.

26 Things item: famous

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Washington Monument

Monument 26 Things item: high point

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Black Helicopter

Helicopter This helicopter came from the white house area and hovered over the construction site of the new WWII memorial. I wondered if Bush was inside. I've never liked these machines much, there's something scary about them.

26 Things item: intimidating

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The Dark House

White House This most famous of houses, is warmly lit at night, but full of some cold blooded people.

26 Things item: cold

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Too Much Death

Too Much Arlington Cemetary

26 Things item: too much

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Sharp 26 Things item: sharp

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Shadows The amphitheatre in Arlington Cemetery.

26 Things item: shadows

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Korean War Memorial

Reflections 26 Things item: reflection

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Mike This is Mike, the first person I've met in real life after first meeting online. After spending much of the week wandering around with him, he and his camera became a familiar sight.

26 Things item: familiar

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Stretch A team of Ultimate Frisbee players practice in the ellipse.

26 Things item: team

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Hole 26 Things item: warning

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Tulip Tree Flower

Flower 26 Things item: close up

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Three Contrails

Contrails 26 Things item: three

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Last Fence Post

Fence Post This guy was across the street from the building Donovan's conference was in at George Washington University. He has the difficult job of holding the end of the chain in his mouth.

26 Things item: the end

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Welding 26 Things item: electric

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Zack, Donovan, and Bob

The Guys Donovan with his friends while we wait for the metro to go eat. This Pycon, Donovan met Zack for the first time in real life, he met Bob at Pycon last year. The internet gives these guys a way to talk and work on projects together without ever seeing each other.

26 Things item: community

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Stretch SUV While waiting for Mike in front of the Asylum in Adams Morgan, this stretch SUV drove by. I think those things are dumb.

26 Things item: oversized

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Red Thing

Red Thing In the Mall.

26 Things item: red

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Futons Dragon's Lair Futons, in Ann Arbor.

26 Things item: culture... there's not a lot of culture in Michigan but this place even has a dragon along the roof! Yes, that's a dragon.

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Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor Downtown Ann Arbor.

26 Things item: 2PM

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UofM Donovan in front of the University of Michigan Library. He went to school here, for a short time, and wanted to see the campus again.

26 Things item: contemplation

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DDR Extreme

DDR Donovan and Jay dance at Pinball Pete's in Ann Arbor.

26 Things item: movement

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Pinball Donovan plays Lord of the Rings pinball at the movie theater arcade while we waited to see Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind with Jay and his wife Cathy in Ann Arbor. Notice the score on the air-hockey table. The answer to The Question.

26 Things item: energy... arcades must use a lot of it.

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