Tags » Beltway

Politico Turmoil Intensifies as Co-Founder, Senior Staff Exit

Rumblings of dissent often swirl around the Politico empire, with periodic defections of senior staff and questions about the company’s ambitious expansion plans in Europe and elsewhere. 881 more words

Tech

Why the journalistic elite is failing to hold power to account

The trade in information and gossip (and falsehood) between journalists and politicians (and those acting for them, such as press aides and special advisers) has become a matter of custom and practice. 66 more words

Elites

A Saturday Morning Conversation With Bubba: About Hillary, Trump, and "Secret Weapons"

Why, hello, Mr. President.  It’s good to see you.  Please sit down.  Waitress, a glass of sweet tea and a Waffle House All-Star Breakfast with a Pecan Waffle for President Clinton, please. 1,825 more words

Politics

In Other News ...

Let’s Call Brutalist Architecture ‘Heroic’ Instead    The more I look at pictures of Brutalist buildings, the more convinced I am that neo-Brutalism is going to be an architectural trend in the near future.  295 more words

Errant nonsense

George Will’s wife is looking for a new he-man employer. This explains a column that contains a higher percentage than usual of his moronic insights: 351 more words

Tale of One City

The streets of Washington DC are clean and well appointed, as long as you do not stray too far from those areas under constant surveillance that are maintained as museums or alters. 833 more words

Travel

Ramp To Beltway Inner Loop Has Reopened After Accident

Baltimore (WJZ)– The ramp to the Beltway’s Inner Loop has reopened after a tractor trailer overturned on I-83 South.

Drivers are still advised to plan for an extended morning rush hour and to avoid the area, if possible. 13 more words

Local