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The Supreme Court served gay rights advocates a major victory today by striking down the Defense of Marriage Act and remanding California’s Proposition 8. Bars and restaurants are celebrating with extended happy hours and other deals. Know of something we missed? Email us at hungry@washingtoncitypaper.com, and we’ll update the list.

Busboys & Poets

5th and K NW

*SPARKLE* queer-friendly open mic poetrystarting at 9 p.m., featuring slam poet Sophia Walker

Mockingbird Hill

1843 7th St. NW

$13 for a sherry flight called “DOMA Arigato” with three types of Spanish wine


2204 14th St. NW

$5 “Red DOMA-ends” cherry mojitos with $1 of each sale going to Human Rights Campaign

Nellie’s Sports Bar

900 U St. NW

Two-for-one beers and $5 “Absolut-ly I Do” cocktails

Number 9

1435 P St. NW

Two-for-one happy hour extended until closing

Rock & Roll Hotel

1353 H St. NE

Rooftop bar will serve $5 “Perfect Together” drinks: “swirl with red rum and frozen Red Bull vodka.”

The Source

575 Pennslyvania Ave. NW

Sushi roll and a glass of house sparkling wine for $20.13 (normally only available Friday and Saturday) will be offered all day.

Photo via Mockingbird Hill