There were people on the Hill protesting against coal and for "green" jobs and all kinds of enviro stuff. And then they threw their signs on the ground. Irony is even more beautiful in 12 degree weather.
I'm a student from northern California who's finding comfort in pictures, mostly because after spending my 9 to 5 as a reporter, words tend to fail me.
Using my Canon Rebel XSi, affectionately named "Randy," I'm visually documenting my stay in Washington DC.
All these pictures are mine, unless noted.