Warpath  

Home | Forums | Salary Cap Info | Shop | Donate | Stay Connected




Go Back   Warpath > Off-Topic Discussion > Parking Lot


Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Parking Lot


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-27-2009, 01:03 PM   #61
Quietly Dominating the East
 
Hog1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Naples, Florida
Posts: 9,802
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Well if memory serves.....the original Armand's subway was owned by the Newmeyer's and located on Conn. ave in DC just past Chevy Chase circle on the right side headed downtown. They in collaberation (and maybe others) with my manager at Shakeys pizza on Rockville Pike opened Armand's Chicago Pizzeria on Wisconsin(after the staff was pirated from from Shakeys), and your right.......mmmmm good.
__________________
Goodbye Sean..........Vaya Con Dios
thankyou Joe.......
“God made certain people to play football. He was one of them.” – Joe Gibbs
Hog1 is offline   Reply With Quote

Advertisements
Old 08-27-2009, 01:12 PM   #62
Swearinger
 
GMScud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Washington, DC
Age: 36
Posts: 12,623
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hog1 View Post
Well if memory serves.....the original Armand's subway was owned by the Newmeyer's and located on Conn. ave in DC just past Chevy Chase circle on the right side headed downtown. They in collaberation (and maybe others) with my manager at Shakeys pizza on Rockville Pike opened Armand's Chicago Pizzeria on Wisconsin(after the staff was pirated from from Shakeys), and your right.......mmmmm good.
I grew up a stones throw from there, literally. I'm 31, and in my lifetime there hasn't been an Armand's in that location. I wish there was, though.

Coincidentally, there was a MotoPhoto right where you speak of that closed recently, and a pizza joint will be taking it's place very soon. Pretty stoked about that. I love that neighborhood. Basically anything you need is no more than a 5-10 minute walk away. Sherriff Gonna Getcha can attest to that. He's from around the way as well.
__________________
Insert witty signature here
GMScud is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 01:36 PM   #63
Uncle Phil
 
SmootSmack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 45,116
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hog1 View Post
Well if memory serves.....the original Armand's subway was owned by the Newmeyer's and located on Conn. ave in DC just past Chevy Chase circle on the right side headed downtown. They in collaberation (and maybe others) with my manager at Shakeys pizza on Rockville Pike opened Armand's Chicago Pizzeria on Wisconsin(after the staff was pirated from from Shakeys), and your right.......mmmmm good.
Now that I think about it, I think maybe it was Wisconsin Avenue. Were there two on Wisconsin? One in Tenleytown, one in Friendship Heights

Shakeys bring back memories too of old birthday parties, and autographed Redskins placemats.

This thread is really going off track, isn't it
__________________
You're So Vain...You Probably Think This Sig Is About You
SmootSmack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 01:41 PM   #64
Quietly Dominating the East
 
Hog1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Naples, Florida
Posts: 9,802
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
Now that I think about it, I think maybe it was Wisconsin Avenue. Were there two on Wisconsin? One in Tenleytown, one in Friendship Heights

Shakeys bring back memories too of old birthday parties, and autographed Redskins placemats.

This thread is really going off track, isn't it
At least the highjack was a positive one........
__________________
Goodbye Sean..........Vaya Con Dios
thankyou Joe.......
“God made certain people to play football. He was one of them.” – Joe Gibbs
Hog1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 01:58 PM   #65
Swearinger
 
GMScud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Washington, DC
Age: 36
Posts: 12,623
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
Now that I think about it, I think maybe it was Wisconsin Avenue. Were there two on Wisconsin? One in Tenleytown, one in Friendship Heights

Shakeys bring back memories too of old birthday parties, and autographed Redskins placemats.

This thread is really going off track, isn't it
Yeah, there were two on Wisconsin. One in the heart of Tenleytown just past Nebraska Ave, and the other is further north up Wisconsin, kind of halfway between Friendship Heights and Tenley.

Hmmm, how can we tie this into the thread... Teddy used to love deep dish pizza??
__________________
Insert witty signature here
GMScud is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 02:01 PM   #66
‎\m/
 
Mattyk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Age: 42
Posts: 86,047
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
Now that I think about it, I think maybe it was Wisconsin Avenue. Were there two on Wisconsin? One in Tenleytown, one in Friendship Heights

Shakeys bring back memories too of old birthday parties, and autographed Redskins placemats.

This thread is really going off track, isn't it
It was off track a long time ago.
__________________
Support The Warpath! | Warpath Shop
Mattyk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 02:20 PM   #67
Impact Rookie
 
BringBackJoeT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Van Ness, Washington D.C.
Posts: 596
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by GMScud View Post
I grew up a stones throw from there, literally. I'm 31, and in my lifetime there hasn't been an Armand's in that location. I wish there was, though.

Coincidentally, there was a MotoPhoto right where you speak of that closed recently, and a pizza joint will be taking it's place very soon. Pretty stoked about that. I love that neighborhood. Basically anything you need is no more than a 5-10 minute walk away. Sherriff Gonna Getcha can attest to that. He's from around the way as well.
So am I, and this comes only a short while after the Avalon has started selling beer. The circle was already a great place to go, but it's getting even better.
__________________
Super Trouper lights are gonna find me. Shining like the sun. Smiling having fun. Feeling like a number one.
BringBackJoeT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 02:37 PM   #68
Swearinger
 
GMScud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Washington, DC
Age: 36
Posts: 12,623
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by BringBackJoeT View Post
So am I, and this comes only a short while after the Avalon has started selling beer. The circle was already a great place to go, but it's getting even better.
I know, when I saw Star Trek a few months ago I was pleasantly surprised that I could have a cold one during the film. Great stuff.
__________________
Insert witty signature here
GMScud is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 02:58 PM   #69
Uncle Phil
 
SmootSmack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 45,116
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by GMScud View Post
Yeah, there were two on Wisconsin. One in the heart of Tenleytown just past Nebraska Ave, and the other is further north up Wisconsin, kind of halfway between Friendship Heights and Tenley.

Hmmm, how can we tie this into the thread... Teddy used to love deep dish pizza??
My college roommate and I used to go to the Armands on campus (AU) quite a bit back in the day, and to this day I still remember him getting the same damn toppings every time-pineapple and ham. That's one of my strongest memories of him actually, that damn pineapple and ham pizza.

And when he died in combat a couple of years ago, one of the first people to call his mom to offer his condolences was Ted Kennedy.

That's the best I can do..

So are you referring to that little Avalon theater a couple of doors down from Citibank? Across from Wachovia?
__________________
You're So Vain...You Probably Think This Sig Is About You
SmootSmack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 03:02 PM   #70
Swearinger
 
GMScud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Washington, DC
Age: 36
Posts: 12,623
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
My college roommate and I used to go to the Armands on campus (AU) quite a bit back in the day, and to this day I still remember him getting the same damn toppings every time-pineapple and ham. That's one of my strongest memories of him actually, that damn pineapple and ham pizza.

And when he died in combat a couple of years ago, one of the first people to call his mom to offer his condolences was Ted Kennedy.

That's the best I can do..

So are you referring to that little Avalon theater a couple of doors down from Citibank? Across from Wachovia?
Sorry to hear about your friend. That is a good tie in actually.

Yes, that is the Avalon we're talking about. The MotoPhoto that is turning into a pizza place is in between the Avalon and Citibank, a few doors down from Magruder's (which has an amazing beer selection).
__________________
Insert witty signature here
GMScud is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 03:34 PM   #71
Uncle Phil
 
SmootSmack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 45,116
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

That's definitely an up and coming area. Should I ever move back, Lady SmootSmack and I are certainly considering that as an area to settle down in
__________________
You're So Vain...You Probably Think This Sig Is About You
SmootSmack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 07:54 PM   #72
The Starter
 
budw38's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Northern,Va.
Posts: 2,473
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
My college roommate and I used to go to the Armands on campus (AU) quite a bit back in the day, and to this day I still remember him getting the same damn toppings every time-pineapple and ham. That's one of my strongest memories of him actually, that damn pineapple and ham pizza.

And when he died in combat a couple of years ago, one of the first people to call his mom to offer his condolences was Ted Kennedy.

That's the best I can do..

So are you referring to that little Avalon theater a couple of doors down from Citibank? Across from Wachovia?
Pineapple ,,, you went to school with Colt ,,, man he's gonna be mad at you for wanting Chase
budw38 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2009, 11:43 PM   #73
Swearinger
 
GMScud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Washington, DC
Age: 36
Posts: 12,623
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
That's definitely an up and coming area. Should I ever move back, Lady SmootSmack and I are certainly considering that as an area to settle down in
It's actually been a great area for a while. Ever since I was a little kid there has always been a variety of restaurants/eateries, a movie theater, banks, shopping, schools, a library/community center, metro, grocery store, dry cleaners, park with baseball field/basketball/tennis, even a great fish market - all within easy walking distance. But I love that they are constantly improving things.

Have you seen Friendship Heights lately (the area right around the metro)? It looks nothing like it did 5 years ago. It's SUPER upscale now.
__________________
Insert witty signature here

Last edited by GMScud; 08-28-2009 at 12:31 AM.
GMScud is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2009, 07:01 AM   #74
Uncle Phil
 
SmootSmack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 45,116
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by GMScud View Post
It's actually been a great area for a while. Ever since I was a little kid there has always been a variety of restaurants/eateries, a movie theater, banks, shopping, schools, a library/community center, metro, grocery store, dry cleaners, park with baseball field/basketball/tennis, even a great fish market - all within easy walking distance. But I love that they are constantly improving things.

Have you seen Friendship Heights lately (the area right around the metro)? It looks nothing like it did 5 years ago. It's SUPER upscale now.
Oh yeah, FH used to be just Hechts and Clydes basically. And David Falk's offices. Now it's like Beverly Hills east. I think actually I heard something like only Manhattan has a higher rent per square foot
__________________
You're So Vain...You Probably Think This Sig Is About You
SmootSmack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2009, 06:19 PM   #75
MVP
 
12thMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: washington, D.C.
Posts: 11,458
Re: Sen. Ted Kennedy dead at 77

Quote:
Originally Posted by firstdown View Post
So did anybody sit down and watch the any of the funeral yesterday? I switched over to catch a few minutes of the game last night and the network had his funeral on so I figured the game coverage was going to be delayed. Then the news person said they were switching from Kennedy's funeral over to NFL football. It was actually knd of rude the way they went about switching over to football.

It was good. As much as a funeral can be I guess. I think I was most touched by the hundreds of former and current staffers singing God Bless America on the steps of the Capitol.
12thMan is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site is not officially affiliated with the Washington Redskins or the NFL.
Page generated in 0.29891 seconds with 9 queries

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.2.0 RC5

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25