Old Money: Old Ebbitt Grill is the third highest grossing restaurant in America, according to a list from Restaurant Business Magazine. +3

False Alarm: Contrary to previous reports, New York City is in fact more expensive than D.C. +2

Bring an Umbrella: Tomorrow’s weather sucks. No escaping it—-there’s a 100 percent chance of rain. -4

Sizzling Hot: It’s crazy, but this list of D.C.’s top food and drink people contains no uggos. -4

Yesterday’s Needle rating: 56  Today’s score: –Today’s Needle rating: 53