News & Politics

The Morning Buzz

Good morning, Washington! Here's what we're reading around the web this AM.

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Hope your weekend was swell, Washington. Any weekend that the Redskins pull out a well-played and unexpected win is a swell one, though, right?  

Hooray — this crisp fall weather should continue throughout the week. 

The City Paper wonders what less-than-aesthetically-pleasing buildings in DC should be demolished. 

Obama is gaining ground in electoral votes, primarily, it seems, from expanding voter registration in battleground states. Meanwhile, in one of the funniest gaffes we've seen, Sarah Palin is being endorsed by "famous" people.

Speaking of which, are you registered to vote? If not, you better get on that—voter registration deadlines are today in DC and Virginia. Your voter registration forms must be postmarked by 5 PM in Virginia, and midnight in DC.