Category Archives: Baltimorons

Dead Deer Gets Tagged with Graffiti on Baltimore Highway

I noticed a dead deer on the side of the 28th st exit off 83 last evening. Saw the same deer again tonight with graffiti all over it. Lol. — Dr. Gawktopus (@DrRockt0pus) July 22, 2014

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Great Baltimore Firecracker Accidents of 1936

“Innocent Bystanders” Tell Of Firecracker Accidents Woman Who Usually Stays In House On Fourth Goes Out And Gets Injured — Tin Can And Bottle “Bombs” Cause Casualties  (The Baltimore Sun, 6/6/1936) Injuries from firecrackers were suffered by persons who were … Continue reading

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Baltimore’s George Washington monument has ‘creepy eyes’

What’s up with George Washington’s creepy eyes? By Kevin Litten (Baltimore Business Journal, 7/2/2014) After getting an up-close look at George Washington’s face Monday at the Washington Monument in Mount Vernon, I kept coming back to the same question. What’s … Continue reading

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