Austin Carmichael (a.k.a. Rick Brown, right) with a friend on Barry Farm's basketball courts.
It's our weekly tour around the region. This week, we visit D.C.'s Barry Farm neighborhood, where we talk with Austin Carmichael on the neighborhood's basketball courts. Then we head to Kensington, Md., where we talk with Darrell Majeres, who works at an antique shop in town.
[Music: "No, Girl" by John Davis from Title Tracks]
Photos: Barry Farm and Kensington, Md.
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