There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.
In the Sept. 19 Loose Lips column, Elissa Silverman inaccurately reported that only one candidate had stepped forward to challenge incumbent Harold Brazil in the 2004 at-large election. In fact, two candidates had done so: Kwame Brown as well as Sam Brooks.
In last week’s Cheap Seats column (“Born on the Bayou,” 10/3), writer Dave McKenna misidentified the location of Louisiana’s Isidore Newman School. The school is in the city of New Orleans.
In his review of School of Rock (“Basic Black,” 10/3), writer Josh Levin misidentified the piece of music Jack Black’s character quotes to elucidate his philosophy on educational testing. The song is not “Teach Your Children,” by Crosby, Still, Nash & Young, but “The Greatest Love of All,” made famous by Whitney Houston.