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House of Cards will film that motorcade scene in D.C. after all. [WBJ]

GEICO spotlights D.C. band Shark Week for a condescending and misinformed little video about Baltimore’s music scene; Baltimore City Paper freaks out. [Baltimore City Paper]

Dismemberment Plan‘s Travis Morrison on the key to celebrity: “I should just twerk more onstage.” [Esquire]

Here are a bunch of priceless works of art that the public can’t see because of the shutdown. [Huffington Post D.C.]

E.D. Sedgwick to embark on a tour of Japan. [Dischord]

Hey, Arlington teens: No grinding. [ARLnow]

Dr. Seuss exhibit coming to Alexandria. [WBJ]