09/19/2011 05:30 pm ET Updated Nov 19, 2011

The Widespread Appeal Of Marion Barry T-Shirts

While I sat for the better part of an hour -- okay, perhaps longer than that -- outside H Street Country Club on Saturday enjoying a few libations as the Northeast corridor's fabulous festival unfolded around me, I watched club owner and impresario extraordinaire Joe Englert and his compatriots do a rather brisk business in a repurposed piece of D.C. political memorabilia.

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