News & Politics

The Morning Buzz

Good morning, Washington! Here's our roundup of things we're reading around the web this AM.

It's getting uncomfortably close to Mothers' Day. What have you got planned? If you're stumped, check out our handy-dandy guide to brunch ideas around the area.

The Wall Street Journal is just as impressed by the current crop of DC wine bars as we are.

The Dulles rail extension is, as they say, back on track.

Did you know you can get live, real-time Twitter updates from the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives? It's true!

The City Desk blog asks, "Naked people on bikes! Who doesn’t love that?" Click here to find out, uh, why they're asking that.

Rachel over at (and our esteemed freelancing photog) picks her best-dressed from the WHCA activities.

Princess Sparkle Pony finds a frustrating metaphor in the Post's review of Madonna's new album.

Did Jay-Z record a freestyle rap taking down Wizards shooting guard DeShawn Stevenson?