The Capitol Police killed the hopes and dreams of thousands of D.C.-area children (and at least a few dozen Hill staffers) Wednesday night when it reaffirmed a city ban on sledding on the Capitol grounds.
Merrymaking insurgents struck a major victory in the War On Fun Thursday, sledding to their hearts’ content on the Capitol Hill West Lawn and forcing the police into a retreat.
In D.C., Sledding Commences on Capitol Hill
In the nation’s capital, #TheStruggle to sled is real.
No sledding, no peace! RT @bridgetbhc: A lot more DC residents have showed up to sled on Capitol Hill pic.twitter.com/uzv1b1vA6I
— Chris Armstrong (@carmstrong07) March 5, 2015
And come, I will reveal a marvel unto you: I will say a nice thing about a Democrat. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton did her job today and represented her constituents. Good job, Delegate. – See? I can do it! I wasn’t snide or sarcastic at all.
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