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Meet Mendo, the nitpicking new council boss [Post]

Barras: Internet gambling advocacy and conviction related to straw donor scheme should bar Michael Brown from the pro tem spot [Examiner]

VO agrees [LL]

But VO has an alleged straw donor scheme of his own to worry about [Examiner]

CFO Nat Gandhi doesn’t like Colby King’s latest column, lets the whole world know it [Times]

Fired DCHC official says she’s being set up [Post]

One more convicted pol and the city falls apart, says Mary Cheh [Businessweek]

Picking Mendo is “the right thing to do,” says Cheh [FOX5]

Senate spending bill abortion free [Post]

If would be bad if you left, LivingSocial [HC]

Liquor store owners not really into Sunday sales [DCist]

PBS lumps all of Africa together then talking about AIDS, which is dumb [Newshour]

Problems at the Ballou graduation [FOX5]