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The Loose Lips debate for Ward 8 is this Monday! [LL]

Jim Graham gets into the strip club business. [LLBladeMetro WeeklyNBC4]

Emancipation Day gets a Marion Barry balloon. [LL]

Somehow, this parking lot may be a historic landmark. [Housing Complex]

Vince Gray backs a candidate in Ward 4 and includes a little dig at Muriel Bowser‘s pick. [LL]

Sulaimon Brown is unhappy with Bowser. [LL]

Not everyone “gets” Emancipation Day. [Post]

Congresswoman wants to axe District LGBT law. [Blade]