Redline Graffiti deconstructs the production and process behind its latest EP, The Drill. [D.C. Music Download]

Who’s Fidel Castro‘s biggest fan? That’d be Ian Svenonius. [A.V. Club]

Prominent ex-National Gallery of Art curator Nan Rosenthal died recently. [Post]

President Obama made some funnies at that party everyone was talking about this weekend. [NPR]

How a proposed Eisenhower Memorial died a slow death [Washingtonian]

At DAR Constitution Hall, Ledisi dropped some wisdom on self-love on her fans. [Post]