How Washington Dealt with the Blizzard, According to Reddit

Note:  I didn’t take any of these pictures.   I spent the entire weekend indoors, warm, and comfortable, dining well and marathoning several of European TV series I’d been meaning to explore.  Occasionally, I looked out the window,  and congratulated myself on my cleverness for living now instead of during the Dark Ages.

All the following images and videos were posted to the Washington, DC Reddit subgroup.


First—An Exposé!

By now, everyone has seen the video of Tien Tien the panda, rolling in the snow.   But it was a hoax!   Jeffrey Perez posted this behind the scenes video, exposing how the scam was pulled off.   Look closely,  and you’ll see  the truth behind the myth.


Scenes from a Blizzard

Painting a blizzard in the middle of a blizzard in Adam's Morgan

Painting a blizzard in the middle of a blizzard in Adam’s Morgan.  Posted to Reddit by JasterMaree.

Chewbacca Chilling Out at Dupont Circle

Chewbacca Chilling Out at Dupont Circle .  Posted to Reddit by LurkerSurprise.

Igloo, fire, dog, beer. Washington, DC blizzard.

Igloo, fire, dog, beer. Washington, DC blizzard.  Posted to Reddit by scottrbenn.

I checked something I never thought I would off my bucket list today.

I checked something I never thought I would off my bucket list today.  Posted to Reddit byfartcar97.

It's been real, Jonas weekend.

It’s been real, Jonas weekend.  Posted to Reddit by vcnatalie.


Cabin Fever Led Some People to Turn to Craigslist to Fulfill Their Fantasies


Snow Wars at Dupont Circle

Epic 'Snow Wars' battle in Dupont

Epic ‘Snow Wars’ battle in Dupont.  Posted to Reddit by TyFLyTonyxx.

Every time a major snowstorm hits Washington, word goes out that there’ll be a mammoth snowball fight in Dupont Circle the next day.  Redditor Jamesspoon captured the action in this brilliant GoPro video.

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