Pages Added For Links To “What To Do In Washington DC”

Website Updates

I finally added a part to the website with what’s essentially my bookmarks for events and things to do in Washington, DC. Because there’s always something going on in DC, the pages that make up the events will be organic, always having new links and items added from time to time. You can visit them here. They’re broken into different More...

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By David Gaines On Saturday, June 9th, 2012
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Individual RSS Feeds Added

In an attempt to help those who only care to read something specific I write about [i.e. Skinsaphrenia, DC Illustrated, Najwa], I’ve added a page for specific RSS feeds for specific categories and tags. There More...

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By David Gaines On Friday, June 8th, 2012
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14 Years Later, I Finally Found the Look that Reflects What’s in My Head

All my life I wanted to be a journalist. Ideally the Redskins beat writer at the Washington Post then eventually I’d move on the become the editor-in-chief. My dream career was to write for the masses.  More...

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By David Gaines On Monday, February 13th, 2012
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Blogging About, Well, What I Blog About

You know, blogging is hard work. It’s like a part-time job but with no income. It’s a chore. An item on the to do list that never gets completed. And just when you get your blogging schedule down, More...

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By David Gaines On Wednesday, August 10th, 2011
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I’m Now Fully Recovered From Colorblindness

When I took the job at DSU Staffing, I was taking a leap of faith that the IT recruiting world was big enough for every IT staffing company to be successful. The decision was made partly because Manpower for whatever More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, June 11th, 2011
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Where I’m Getting My Checks From Now

UPDATE: Well, you can read this post, but really, this one is more interesting.   By now everyone knows that recruiting and the staffing industry is a career for me. It’s a passion. There’s a More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, March 1st, 2011
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“We’re Getting The Band Back Together…”

After spending the past 3 months at home with Najwa, it’s time for me to get back to work. TSi Staffing and I parted ways in November when they had to layoff 25 percent of the staff [that would only be me, More...

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By David Gaines On Thursday, February 3rd, 2011
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I Mean I Really Love Fatherhood!

Having a child definitely has a way of changing the way you converse with people. One moment you’re deciding which club to go to; the next it’s all about your child. And the more people I can share More...

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By David Gaines On Saturday, September 18th, 2010
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Introducing Najwa Mi Museo Gaines!!!

Najwa Mi Museo is finally home! No more calling the nurse for room service; no more calling then nurse when Najwa turns red; no more calling the nurse to change a diaper. It’s for real now. So now — I call Nduku! Everyone More...

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By David Gaines On Monday, July 5th, 2010
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You’re Invited to Our BaByQ Shower/Cookout!

It’s pretty amazing how two blue lines can change your priorities. Instantly. Nearly seven months ago Nduku and I decided we wanted to have a child. In two months we’ll be welcoming a baby girl into More...