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Sanders Will Decide When Time Is Right to Leave the Stage

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 03.23.2016 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

I am convinced Bernie Sanders, when the time is right, will do what Hillary did for Obama and not only endorse her but work hard for her and ask his supporters to do the same. The time for that may just not be quite right yet.

The Mothership of Southeast's Abandominiums

John Muller | Posted 09.17.2013 | DC
John Muller

In this week's Washington City Paper reporter Aaron Wiener gives a timely glimpse into a world that is largely unknown and unseen; the scourge of abandominiums east of the river.

LOOK: Crafty Bastards Vendors, Customers Fill Union Market

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 11.12.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The ordinary craft fair has grown up. The 2012 edition of Crafty Bastards attracted a massive crowd on Saturday, from parents with toddl...

Michael Calderone

New Republic Staffs Up | Michael Calderone | Posted 06.14.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- The New Republic, which has ambitious expansion plans under new owner Chris Hughes, has just made several key hires. Greg Veis, a forme...

Paper Forgoes Anonymity With New Food Columnist

Posted 05.03.2012 | Home

UPDATE: Washington City Paper editor Michael Schaffer expands on Jessica Sidman's role over at Eater DC: Jess gave us a very strong pitch to do a d...

Food Writer To Progressive Chick-fil-A Fans: Take A Stand

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 04.20.2012 | Home

Here's a modern conundrum: What's a person to do if he loves a company's food, but hates that company's politics? When it comes to Chick-fil-A, a comp...

Jason Linkins

We Can Get Your Financial Crisis Kitsch For You Wholesale | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.19.2012 | Media

Over at the Washington City Paper, "Rich People Things" author Chris Lehmann goes questing after rumors that post-crash tchotchkes from the House of L...

Dan Snyder's Pesky Thorn Leaving 'City Paper'

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.29.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Dave McKenna, the veteran Washington City Paper writer, is leaving the paper after 25 years penning the alt-weekly's Cheap Seats column:...

Lanny Davis' Anti-SLAPP Defense Moving Forward In Court

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.16.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- According to a Tuesday court order, Lanny Davis' anti-SLAPP action against Post-It Note manufacturer 3M, which is accusing the famous D....

Crafty Bastards Crowds Defy Rain To Indulge In Arts And Crafts Bonanza (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 12.03.2011 | DC

The weather was dreary at Saturday's Crafty Bastards! arts and crafts fair in Adams Morgan, but bundled-up customers still took the time to peruse ite...

Arin Greenwood

Snyder's Dropped City Paper Lawsuit Leaves SLAPP Act Untested | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.16.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- When Dan Snyder dropped his defamation lawsuit against Washington City Paper, the American Civil Liberties Union of the Nation's Capital...

Jason Linkins

NFL Owner Drops Lawsuit Against Newspaper | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.10.2011 | Media

The Washington City Paper reports tonight that Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, who had been pursuing legal action against the paper for an artic...

Jason Linkins

Dan Snyder Has Never Read The Article He Is Suing Over | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.09.2011 | Media

As readers may be aware, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has, for the better part of the year, been in a legal brouhaha with the Washington City ...

Jason Linkins

Redskins Owner Dan Snyder Responds To City Paper's Legal Filing By Going To War With The District Of Columbia | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.03.2011 | Media

Even if Dan Snyder succeeds in the legal realm, his latest recent filing is another major failure in the world of public relations. There's almost nothing that rubs Washingtonians more raw than reminders of the limitations imposed on their representation in Congress.

Jason Linkins

Washington City Paper Files Response To Redskins Owner's Lawsuit | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.17.2011 | Media

As longtime readers may know, last February, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, following the advice of his P.R. guru, Tony Wyllie, decided that he...

Jason Linkins

Dan Snyder Inspires Lawmaker To Draft Legislation To Stop People From Doing Things Dan Snyder Does | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.01.2011 | Media

Yesterday, we brought you word that Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder -- in his continuing effort to mount a revenge fantasy in the courts over an ...

Jason Linkins

Redskins Owner Is Subpoenaing The Washington Post Now, Because He Doesn't Understand Journalism | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.31.2011 | Media

A little over a month ago, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder published an op-ed in the Washington Post, explaining that he's not such a bad guy -- ...

Jason Linkins

Dan Snyder's Flack Admits Lawsuit Is A 'Warning Shot' To The Media | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.28.2011 | Sports

Earlier this week, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder made news when he shifted the venue of his lawsuit against the Washington City Paper and write...

Jason Linkins

Redskins Owner Seeks Advice From Dictator's Flack | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.27.2011 | Media

On Tuesday, we brought you word that Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder decided to use the Washington Post op-ed pages as a venue to remind everyone...

Jason Linkins

City Paper Publisher 'Confident We'll Triumph In Court' Over Redskins Owner Dan Snyder | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As you may have heard, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder recently decided to take complete leave of his senses and sue the owners of the Washington...

Jason Linkins

A Letter To Daniel Snyder, From A 'Cranky' Fan | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Earlier Thursday, we took a look at the possibility that Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder's multimillion dollar lawsuit against the Washington ...

Jason Linkins

If Dan Snyder's Lawsuit Is A 'Publicity Stunt,' It Is The Worst Publicity Stunt Ever | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As you know, Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder has decided that he's had it up to here with a months-old article by Dave McKenna in the local al...

Jason Linkins

Washington City Paper Launches Legal Defense Fund | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has been insisting today that all he wants from the Washington City Paper, an organization that neither he or his...

Jason Linkins

Dan Snyder Mounts Charm Offensive Many Years Too Late | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As you know, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has decided to file a lawsuit against Atalaya Capital Management, a hedge fund that owns Creative Lo...

Washington Football Owner Dan Snyder Offends Everybody

Dave Zirin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Zirin

Redskins owner Daniel Snyder has really cemented his position as the worst owner in professional sports -- today, the billionaire sued a Washington paper that published an article criticizing him.