Ward 1 Councilmember Jim Graham likes to keep apprised of his constituents’ troubles. And, it appears, he sometimes feels the need to broadcast them. On the evening of Dec. 22, Graham posted a message on an Adams Morgan e-mail discussion group that revealed the address of a building where a woman who had attempted suicide in that neighborhood. Graham says that he was simply performing a public service, responding to inquiries he had received about the “commotion.” At least two posters on the board were offended by Graham’s actions. “Why in the world would you advertise the address of a woman who had just attempted suicide?” wrote one, who also accused Graham of using “[v]ery poor taste.” As to whether his actions were unethical, Graham, who says he’s sorry if he offended anyone, notes that he didn’t release the woman’s name. “Without mentioning her name,” he says, “you can’t have an invasion of privacy.” —Mike Kanin