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Change It: Even KidsPost wants the Pigskins to change their other, more racist name. +1

Long Arm of the Law: D.C. elections are great, so any new elected position moves the Needle up. Case in point: attorney general. +4

Covered Up: The Washington Monument’s repair scaffolding may go up next week. -2

Brr: Hurray, more snow. +1

Wednesday’s Needle rating: 51 Today’s score: +4 Today’s Needle rating: 55