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Blue Bottle Coffee Arrives in Georgetown

Georgetown students are now able to get their caffeine fix at Blue Bottle Coffee, a coffee retailer best known for its commitment to freshly brewed drinks. The cafe celebrated its grand opening July 9. James Freeman, a freelance musician, founded Blue Bottle Coffee Company, headquartered in Oakland, Calif., in 2002.[Read More…]

by July 10, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide

IPPOLITO: London Calling as NFL Looks to Grow

On Sunday, the NFL created a dangerous but exciting possibility for its business and for its globally growing fan base. This past weekend marked the second of three games this season played at Wembley Stadium in London, featuring an unusually exciting game between the playoff-caliber Detroit Lions (6-2) and the[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

Beane Rethinks Moneyball

If Michael Lewis has any plans to write a sequel to “Moneyball,” he might want to reconsider. Over the offseason, the Oakland Athletics have traded and signed their way through several mistakes in a baffling combination of Moneyball tactics and big-market ineptitude. To his credit, Billy Beane has stuck to[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized