Posts Tagged ‘Tom Sherwood’

Marion Barry Keeps Digging

What's the best way for a politician to handle making ridiculously insensitive remarks about Asians? Who knows? But observe the Marion Barry way.
Last night NBC4's Tom Sherwood reported that during the Ward 8 councilmember's election-night victory speech, he bashed Asian business owners and their "dirty shops."
Barry's quote: "We got to do something about these Asians [...]

At-Large Candidates Do Not Like Each Other

What was the takeaway from the Washington City Paper/WPFW/Tom Sherwood at-large Democratic primary debate last night at the Black Cat?
A) Occupy D.C. protestors are the worst.
B) Candidate E. Gail Anderson Holness could be the most entertaining debater in the city.
C) A little bit more organization from debate organizers could probably have gone a long way. [...]

Feds Dropping Mad Subpoenas All Over D.C. Pols

NBC4's Tom Sherwood has the big scoop that U.S. Attorney's Office is issuing "a flurry of new subpoenas" to D.C. politicians, even some who are out of office, for copies of documents related to Jeff Thompson. (Does LL even need to remind you that Thompson is a generous campaign contributor/owner of a $322 million-a-year Medicaid [...]

2012 Debates: Drink, Vote, and Be Merry!

Don't think D.C. politics is a full-contact sport? Then join LL, WPFW's Chuck Thies, and special guest panelists for a series of debates before the April 3 primary!
At-Large: Tuesday, March 20, 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW (guest moderator: NBC4's Tom Sherwood)
Ward 8: Wednesday, March 14, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. at [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Sulaimon B-Roll Edition

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Grand Jury Empaneled on Kwame Case, Witness Says

Good afternoon, sweet readers! LL can't believe Courtney got a rose last night. What [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Job Training Blues Edition

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Eleanor Holmes Norton Sues Over Fender Bender
Another Thomas Associate Charged

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Loose Lips Daily: Where’s the Trust? Edition

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Post HTJ Ward 5 Pep Rally

Good afternoon sweet readers! Ricky Williams is still playing football!? [...]

Loose Lips Daily: The End is Near? Edition

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Report: Harry Thomas To Resign

Read: Court Records of Kevin Chavous Arrest

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Loose Lips Daily: The Greatest Story Ever Told Edition

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Chavous The Younger Nabs Endorsement

Should City Recoup Double Dipping?

Good morning sweet readers! LL's boss is away today. Let freedom [...]

Evans Gets Roasted, Sherwood Kills

Ward 2 Councilmember Jack Evans was roasted last night in the basement of the Four Seasons Hotel. The comedy wasn't really LL's cup of tea, but NBC 4's Tom Sherwood got some big laughs by making fun of the city's elected officials.
Some zingers:
Sherwood scolded Evans for recently saying that the current council is the worst [...]

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