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Should D.C.’s Mayor Shill for the Loudoun County Redskins?

Is it O.K. for Adrian Fenty to campaign for another jurisdiction's team?
The Washington Redskins now make a point of letting folks know they don't belong to Washington. The team puts "Loudoun County" as the dateline on all its press releases. That's an odd practice —datelines are usually reserved for cities, and the team's offices at [...]

What Pizza Did Joe Jacoby Really Eat?

The local media blessed us with tons of great memories of the glory days of the Redskins franchise over the weekend, what with Russ Grimm’s induction to the Hall of Fame.
My favorite came with Mike Wise’s column on the Hogs, going over the birth of football history's most durable and successful offensive line. I was [...]

Dan Snyder Protege Mark Shapiro to Work His Magic on the NFL?

There goes the NFL!
Sure, the league is flying higher than ever now — TV coverage of the NFL draft drew a bigger audience than the NBA playoffs this spring. But mark down July 28, 2010 as the day everything started rolling downhill.
That's the day the reports surfaced that the NFL has brought in Dan Snyder [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Your Song Blows Edition

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Blame Metro?

Go-Go schedule
Goodbye, Amanda

Good afternoon sweet readers! What was up with the wackjob at the Ward 6 mayoral forum last night who kept yelling, [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Waiving Fees Edition

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¿Dónde está Fenty?

NIMBY grill
Don't cover this!

Good morning sweet readers! The power is back. All hail the demon lords of electricity, who giveth light, the Internet, and a [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Power Outage Edition

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Ward 7 celebrity sighting

GOP wants their seat
I'm coming to kill your SUV

Good morning sweet readers! LL's power went out yesterday afternoon and still hasn't [...]

Loose Lips Daily: The Teachers Get Fired Edition

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Some people say bad things
We all lose at straw polls
Garden v. dog

Good morning sweet readers! Flack of the day awards go to Parks and Rec spokesman John [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Bad Timing Edition

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Jim and Adrian on Park Road
Hizzoner doesn't own an iPod, or so he says
Mid-blink poster

Good morning sweet readers! OMG, it happened again: LL gave birth to a [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Investigation Station Edition

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New DYRS chief and fire investigators
D.C. unemployment drops—a little
Some people shouldn't own pets

Good morning sweet readers! LL is on high alert today; his mother-in-law is coming to [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Nothing Juvenile About Justice Edition

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Elites win the dawn
Pizza delay
The real reason LeBron went to Miami

Good morning sweet readers! Has anyone else seen the trailer for the new movie about Facebook "founder" [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Just Another Manic Monday Edition

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Tent city achievement
Mr. Gray, tear down that fence
Weaver's funky ad

Good morning sweet readers! Did anyone here what Prince had to say recently about our online age? "The [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Political Metaphor Comes to Life Edition

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Kwame Brown vs. unpaid traffic tickets
Tommy Wells is disappointed
Ron Moten's news conference: the video

Good morning sweet readers! LL is pumped to have survived his first earthquake this [...]

Dan Snyder Is Looking For a Few Good Men…To Buy Season Tickets!

Dan Snyder's taken his habit of exploiting the military for personal profit to a whole other level lately, just as he finds demand for Redskins tickets plummeting.
In June, for example, Snyder started soliciting soldiers and civilian employees of the Department of Defense, sending an announcement out to local bases that told service-connected people: "This [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Buy Out the Vote Edition

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Harry Thomas v. Student Loan Debt
Go-Go loses one more venue
Who speaks for the trees?

Good morning sweet readers! LL gave birth to his first column today. Thesis statement: [...]

Loose Lips Daily: The Kids are Four to Five Points Less Alright Edition

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City Paper exclusive on MPD's go-go report.
Wanted: One mayor for mayoral forum
Sweeperscam now even more expensive

Good morning sweet readers! Did anyone manage [...]

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