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Friday Talking Points -- Utter Foolishness

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.01.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

For decades, smoking pot outside the White House was no more than a (dangerous) lark. The protesters didn't seriously expect to see the laws changed. Now the laws have changed, which means that such protests are a lot more targeted and a lot more important.

Friday Talking Points -- One No Trump

Chris Weigant | Posted 01.29.2017 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We have serious doubts that we'll see Trump at any future debates -- after all, if he can blow them off with impunity, why would he subject himself to them in the first place?

Friday Talking Points -- D.C. Smoke-In History

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.29.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Muriel Bowser, the mayor of Washington D.C., deserves at least an honorable mention, for standing strong in the face of threats of jail time from House Republicans, for allowing the will of the voters (70 percent of them) to become law this week.

A Legendary Architect Designed This Home (And You Won't Believe The Price)

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 05.09.2014 | HuffPost Home

There are lots of great real estate deals in Detroit -- but not all of them are homes this stunning. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, who lived from 1886...

Short Car Chase Ends Near White House

Posted 11.09.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Police in the nation's capital are looking for suspects involved in an apparent robbery and short car chase that ended near the White Ho...

The Joy Of Living In Lafayette Park

Design Observer Places | Melissa Dittmer | Posted 10.05.2012 | Detroit

Then my husband and I decided to move to Detroit. And thus began my year-long panic attack. Where were all the people? Where was the density, the sens...

Detroit Seeking Developer For Buildings Designed By Famed Architect

Posted 10.01.2012 | Detroit

Starting a "Detroit building" collection in an attempt to rival Dan Gilbert's? You could add a rare matching set: Lafayette Towers, the Detroit apartm...

Rust Belt Bar.. Detroit Positive Doc.. Illegal Panhandling.. Strays Euthanasia Rate.. Veggie Delight

Rana Florida | Posted 10.27.2012 | Detroit
Rana Florida

Yes, Detroit has a lot of things that aren't in its favor. But there's so much more positive than negative, from great universities and walkable neighborhoods, to cultural and natural amenities, the city and surrounding region have a lot to offer.

Jennifer Bendery

WATCH: D.C. Residents React To 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Tuesday's 5.8 magnitude earthquake sent thousands of people into the streets of downtown Washington, D.C., where employees from an array ...

St. John's Church: Obamas Choose Easter Service (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATED BELOW WITH DETAILS FROM THE SERVICE From a pool report just sent out to White House reporters: News - POTUS and First Family are attending c...