DC News You Can (Maybe) Use
[email protected] | Apr 5, 2012 | 4:00PM | Uncategorized

Where we talk about stuff (happening in and around D.C.) we didn’t write about but is still something you may care to get all riled about and comment on. So, without further ado – today, in other D.C. media sources:

  • Marion Barry has been quoted as saying, ““We got to do something about these Asians coming in and opening up businesses and dirty shops.” Ouch, that hurts me pretty personally. How did he win the ward 8 D.C. Council primary? (via Washington Examiner)
  • In more delightful news, have you seen Rock & Roll Hotel’s awesome roof deck? (via Prince of Petworth)

    (Photo via Prince of Petworth)
  • Ever since the District enforced the five-cent tax on disposable bags, more people have switched over to reusable bags (yay!). But did you know that there’s a risk of food poisoning if you don’t wash your bags? (Boo!) (via Washingtonian)
  • England may have Banksy, but the District has Scotch! (via TBD)

    (Joshua Yospyn/TBD)
  • Looking for something new to watch tonight? ABC’s new drama, Scandal, which is set in DC, premieres tonight! (via Refinery 29)
  • If you support the delicious chicken and waffle fries from a Chick-fil-A food truck, does that mean you also support their views? (via Borderstan)
  • Can’t wait for Bandolero to open? Chef Mike Isabella is hosting a pop-up for two weeks to preview the restaurant. (via Eater DC)