1. discoverynews:

One year ago right NOW (ish) a magnitude 5.8 earthquake hit near Mineral, Va.
Discovery Communications was closed following the earthquake.
This Discovery News employee absconded to a safe place for an afternoon margarita.
rolledoverbeethoven:

Washington Monument post earthquake. They had to clear the area of tourists!
-Washington Monument, D.C. Photo taken by: me

Sadly, the Washington Monument is still closed for repairs a year later.  According to USA Today the monument may reopen in 2014.
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    discoverynews:

    One year ago right NOW (ish) a magnitude 5.8 earthquake hit near Mineral, Va.

    Discovery Communications was closed following the earthquake.

    This Discovery News employee absconded to a safe place for an afternoon margarita.

    rolledoverbeethoven:

    Washington Monument post earthquake. They had to clear the area of tourists!

    -Washington Monument, D.C. Photo taken by: me

    Sadly, the Washington Monument is still closed for repairs a year later.  According to USA Today the monument may reopen in 2014.

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  1. Posted on 10 May, 2012

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    ukinusa:

London 2012 mascots Wenlock and Mandeville visit the Washington Monument in DC (Taken with instagram)
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    ukinusa:

    London 2012 mascots Wenlock and Mandeville visit the Washington Monument in DC (Taken with instagram)

  2. London 2012

    Washington

    D.C.

    Washington Monument

    Wenlock and Mandeville