Get Well+Being delivered to your inbox every Monday Morning.

Afternoon Shots: December 20
MGM will build a casino at National Harbor, Mayor Vince Gray wants DC to be more hip, and other things to scratch your head about this weekend. By Benjamin Freed
Comments () | Published December 20, 2013

As expected, MGM gets the award to build a casino in Prince George’s County, opening 2016. [Post]

MGM Chief Executive Jim Murren told us all about his company’s plans for a casino at National Harbor. [Capital Comment]

Macaulay Culkin’s pizza-themed Velvet Underground tribute band is coming to the Black Cat in March. RIP, Lou. [After Hours]

Mayor Vince Gray wants DC to be the hippest city in the country. [Loose Lips]

Washington Post wunderkind Ezra Klein might want out of 15th and L. [Huffington Post]

If you were looking for a roundup of all the reactions to Politico’s anti-Washington rant, it exists. [Poynter]

Derek Brown’s latest bar, Southern Efficiency, opens Saturday at 1841 Seventh St., NW, in Shaw. [Best Bites]

Only a little bit of Green Line work for Metro this weekend. [WMATA]


Afternoon Shots
Subscribe to Washingtonian

Discuss this story

Feel free to leave a comment or ask a question. The Washingtonian reserves the right to remove or edit content once posted.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Posted at 04:37 PM/ET, 12/20/2013 RSS | Print | Permalink | Comments () | Blogs