WHEREIN: We bring you the developments (happening in and around D.C.) that we think are newsworthy, or, at the very least, almost newsworthy…
- A new multimedia exhibit titled “Watch This! Revelations in Media Art” premiers Friday at the American Art Museum. Works featured include at least one wacky visual collage and an Atari version of “Halo.” (via Express)
- NPR is hosting a screening of the documentary Salad Days, A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC at its headquarters on May 5th. The documentary chronicles the history of punk music in D.C. and the screening will feature a Q&A with the filmmakers.
- D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine and Mayor Muriel Bowser find themselves in a legislative standoff over how much power Racine should have. (via WAMU)
- Apparently some of the United States’ most elite security units considered shooting down the guy who landed a gyrocopter on the Capitol grounds, but ultimately didn’t out of fear of collateral damage. (via WJLA)
- Lapis Afghan Bistro will replace Napoleon Bistro in Adams Morgan tonight. (via Eater DC)
- People are getting high off of nitrous oxide-filled balloons outside the Warner Theatre. (via MyFoxDC)