We know D.C. Get our free newsletter to stay in the know.


Fleeting Love: D.C’s own dating app start-up, Hinge, is ditching the District for New York. -2

House of Cards: This Hill staffer may have sent out the most obnoxious holiday card ever. -3

Men’s Rights: At Republic, a new restaurant in Takoma Park, there is no men’s restroom, just a restroom for “women” and another for “anyone.” +3

Walmart Wonders: Slate blogger Matt Yglesias seems to have visited a Walmart for the first time and thought the offerings were spectacular, but doesn’t get why anyone would shop there when Amazon Prime exists. -2

Yesterday’s Needle rating: 65 Today’s score: -4 Friday Bonus: +2 Needle rating: 63