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Things Every D.C. Person Does On Their Snow Day

Snow-yo.

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After tweeting an endless stream of vague weather maps, we are finally here, D.C.

Snow totals on the rise. Forecasts now 4-10" around DC. Happy #snowday everyone! http://t.co/X1rA1w8JfW

Sherri Ly@SherriLyFOX5

Snow totals on the rise. Forecasts now 4-10" around DC. Happy #snowday everyone! http://t.co/X1rA1w8JfW

12:38 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The day starts out with rejoicing!

You get a snow day, and you get a snow day... Everyone Gets A #SnowDay! h/t @Sahar_aurora

ClotureClub.com@ClotureClub

You get a snow day, and you get a snow day... Everyone Gets A #SnowDay!

h/t @Sahar_aurora

02:29 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

If you are from a place that does not see snow often, you will tweet in disbelief.

Snow amazes us Louisiana people ❄️⛄️ #DC #snowday #LouisianaProblems

J-Nina@ninaaafrancesss

Snow amazes us Louisiana people ❄️⛄️ #DC #snowday #LouisianaProblems

02:50 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And get trolled by people who are used to snow.

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Then you will bravely take pics of your neighborhood.

Starting to look pillowy on the ground. This #snowday fall is working for it. #dc #brightwood

Wendy Harman@wharman

Starting to look pillowy on the ground. This #snowday fall is working for it. #dc #brightwood

03:02 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

"Real snow in DC!"

My street. Real snow in DC! #snowday

You will make a big deal out of cleaning your car.

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Then you will head out and start tweeting about what things look like covered in snow.

Our iconic red telephone box looks GREAT no matter the weather! #DCsnow

British Embassy@UKinUSA

Our iconic red telephone box looks GREAT no matter the weather! #DCsnow

02:45 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Instagram video about food trucks.

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Ask yourself this: "Wait, what filter works best in snow?"

Snow falls on Pennsylvania, Ave in front of the White House.. #snowday

Doug Mills@dougmillsnyt

Snow falls on Pennsylvania, Ave in front of the White House.. #snowday

01:50 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And make Vines of famous stuff with snow on it.

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If your office stayed open, you will brag about it.

Even though the snow is falling & the Fed Gov is closed, my DC office is open for business. #IowaStrong, No #snowday

Dave Loebsack@daveloebsack

Even though the snow is falling & the Fed Gov is closed, my DC office is open for business. #IowaStrong, No #snowday

12:55 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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@bennyjohnson While most of the govt is closed due to snow, we're open & serving the #KY constituency. Stop by my office or call 2022244343

Senator Rand Paul@SenRandPaul

@bennyjohnson While most of the govt is closed due to snow, we're open & serving the #KY constituency. Stop by my office or call 2022244343

01:47 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

If you are on TV for a living, you will drag your cameramen outside.

Will be anchoring #TheLead from the planet Hoth today. http://t.co/Ou4islfGSz

Jake Tapper@jaketapper

Will be anchoring #TheLead from the planet Hoth today. http://t.co/Ou4islfGSz

02:21 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Even people who work in the private sector will brag about going to work.

First day at the @washingtonpost. Because news doesn't stop for the snow.

Zach C. Cohen@Zachary_Cohen

First day at the @washingtonpost. Because news doesn't stop for the snow.

01:37 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Then you slowly realize snow is inconvenient.

I could not have picked a worse day to start smoking. #dcsnow

Martin@martinavila

I could not have picked a worse day to start smoking. #dcsnow

02:43 PM - 21 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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