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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, December 20

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In conjunction with her solo exhibit's opening, Alicia Eggert mounted "You are (on) an island," an illuminated sculpture,  on a vehicle that drove all over Arlington and D.C. earlier this month.
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In conjunction with her solo exhibit's opening, Alicia Eggert mounted "You are (on) an island," an illuminated sculpture, on a vehicle that drove all over Arlington and D.C. earlier this month.

Dec. 20: Everything You Are Looking For
You can see work by interdisciplinary artist Alicia Eggert at Artisphere in Arlington through February 2. Everything You Are Looking For is a solo exhibition that includes kinetic sculpture, neon lights, drawing and photography. Eggert says the pieces explore the ways we perceive and define time in our everyday lives.

Dec. 20-21: Sparkle, Jingle, Joy
You can get in the festive spirit tonight and tomorrow at George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium, where the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington will perform Sparkle, Jingle, Joy, a holiday concert. You’ll hear songs and carols ranging from “The Christmas Can-Can” to “Oh Come, All Ye Faithful.”

Music: “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” by Jim Prendergast, John Vogt, Tim Lorsch, Mike Cass, Mike Scott

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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, April 24

You can see a creative dance group perform a physical ode to the natural world or check out an indie-soul singer who uses music to pay tribute to her roots.
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Obama Gets A Taste Of Jiro's 'Dream' Sushi In Name Of Diplomacy

On the first leg of his Asian tour, the president stopped by the iconic sushi restaurant. David Gelb, who directed a documentary about the restaurant, says eating there is amazing and nerve-wracking.
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Environmentalists Turn To Campaign Finance Reform To Advance Cause

Frustrated by the lobbying power of oil and gas companies, environmenalists are joining the call for campaign finance reform in Washington.

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FCC Set To Change Net Neutrality Rules

On Thursday, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission will propose new rules for how broadband providers should treat the Internet traffic flowing through their networks.

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