The Needle: Pricey Power
Zapped: Pepco wants to raise rates on D.C. customers. -1
Squeezed: Georgetown's fans say they'll unfurl what they claim is the largest homemade sign in college basketball history in the team's game against Syracuse on Saturday. +3
Off the Rails: Once again, Metro will close early Sunday morning for Daylight Saving Time, leaving people stranded. But Metro realizes that DST doesn't literally mean an hour has elapsed, right? -5
Kiss of the Death: Days ahead of a review from the Washington Post's Tom Sietsema, Suna restaurant is closing. -2
Correction: Due to operator error, Pepco's rate raise was initially counted as a net positive, rather than a net negative, for District residents.
Thursday's Needle rating: 83 Today's score: -5 It's Friday: +1 Today's Needle rating: 79