DC News You Can (Maybe) Use
kaylee | Apr 20, 2017 | 4:00PM |

WHEREIN: We bring you the developments (happening in and around D.C.) that we think are newsworthy, or, at the very least, almost newsworthy:

  • The White House has some brand new security rules and they’re not pedestrian friendly. (via Fox5)
  • My alma mater continues to be in the news for stupid reasons. (via Post)

  • Washingtonian has a fun little guide to the Eastern Shore.
  • Seven people were arrested for possession while offering free joints to Capitol Hill workers. (via NBC)

  • Apparently you can find the best cup of coffee in D.C. in a basement in Adams Morgan. (via Post)
  • D.C.’s Cannabis Museum is the first of its kind. (via DCist)
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  • Someone is being convicted under D.C.’s revenge porn porn law for the very first time. (via Post)
  • Surprise! Metro wants more funding! (via WAMU)