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The Morning Buzz

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

Photo of butterflies in the Smithsonian by Flickr user dospaz

Happy hump day, Washington! Can you believe it's supposed to reach a high of upper 60s today? Seems pretty insane. But take advantage of it—find an outdoor happy hour spot with our happy hour finder. Nothing says spring in February like a glass of wine on a rooftop patio.

And Valentine's Day is inching ever closer. Haven't made plans yet? Lucky for you, we've found which restaurants still have open tables for Saturday. And if you want some music to put you in the mood, make sure to check out our Valentine's Day playlist.

Yesterday afternoon a series of fights broke out at Cardoza High School, and more than a dozen students were arrested. The cause? A hair-pulling incident on Monday. Ah, teenagers.

Lost your job recently? Well, at least you can get…a free burrito. If you have proof of termination, California Tortilla locations will give you a free burrito through February 27. Hooray?

Here's Michelle Obama looking stylish on the March cover of Vogue.

And we know this isn't at all DC-related, but who doesn't want to read a story about two koalas in Australia who were saved from the terrible wildfires and proceeded to fall in love?  

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