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D.C. Hates the Planet: A reader calls in to note that among the many participants in tomorrow’s Earth Hour 2008—-including Chicago; San Francisco; Homer Glen, Ill.; La Grange, Texas; Asbury Park, N.J.; St. Louis, Mo.; Arlington, Va.; and the entire state of New York—-Washington is not one of them. Shame on us! But feel free to keep your lights off tomorrow from 8 to 9 p.m. on an individual basis. —-Mike DeBonis