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JohnKelly
Washington Post columnist, rock and roll drummer, actual D.C. native. Also: can juggle.
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JohnKelly 8h
Joe's Record Paradise is finally open: 8700 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring. Follow the scent of incense and vinyl.
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JohnKelly 18h
This tale of a Hollywood PR stunt has it all: Jimmy Durante's nose, Spock's ears, Richard Nixon AND the CIA... A
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JohnKelly Aug 29
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BBC Wales News Aug 29
Bosnian War family's thanks 22 years on donor is traced through
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JohnKelly Aug 28
Nowadays, plenty of recorded voices bark warnings at you. I spoke to the very first one, 89-year-old Gina Drazin.
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JohnKelly Aug 28
In 1959, readers of The Post could buy a DIY Beatnik kit. Who sold it? Who bought it?
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JohnKelly Aug 28
Why is there a big plaque of Alexander Hamilton near Dupont Circle? Blame the Great Depression.
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Ashmolean Museum Aug 27
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JohnKelly Aug 26
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JohnKelly Aug 25
When MLK Library closes for a 3-year modernization, where will DC history buffs go?
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JohnKelly Aug 25
I had to doublecheck that it's a word. It is, though "chiefly British."
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JohnKelly Aug 24
Metro’s SafeTrack Surge #7 sounds like a freakish variation on the “Fast & Furious” movie franchise: “SafeTrack Surge #7: Surge Harder.”
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JohnKelly Aug 24
Also: Root Boy Slim tribute show Saturday. Boogieing mandatory. Puking optional.
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JohnKelly Aug 24
Scientists identify a new condition: Resting Beach Face. It's what you aim for on vacation.
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Mike B. Aug 24
Nice piece today. I'll never forget meeting RBS at Joe's Records at a sidewalk performance. Crazy dude. I still spin his records.
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Jewish History DC Aug 23
Welcome to , Rabbi Spiro ! Glad to help w- neighborhood's synagogue history
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JohnKelly Aug 23
50 years ago, rabbis started moving their synagogues out of Capitol Hill. Now there's a new rabbi in town.
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JohnKelly Aug 23
Thanks. I appreciate that.
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JohnKelly Aug 22
Don't blame du Soleil for nearly scarring my 4-year-old for life. Blame me. 20 years later, we try again
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JohnKelly Aug 22
What time? I'll try to check it out.
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