Adios, Sandy: This second Hurricane Sandy day-off was nice, wasn’t it? Even if you had to work, there was a relaxed, Sunday-after-a-sleepover feeling. +3

The Candy Constituency: What is Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton giving trick-or-treaters tomorrow? She won’t tell the Post, but insists, “I’m giving away what kids want—-candy.” +1

The Finer Things: Washingtonian food critic Todd Kliman says he usually only complains to a restaurant about its food if the meal’s more than $100. Sounds like I owe certain Chipotle burrito-wrappers an apology. -2

The Good Old Days: D.C. houses used to be so cheap. -3

Monday’s Needle rating: 34 Today’s score: -1 Tuesday‘s Needle rating: 33