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Kathryn Lyons

Kathryn Lyons

According to a recent HuffPo article, The Trump has some strict rules on who and who cannot be #2 on his presidential ticket. After all, he doesn’t want anyone to outshine him – which is most definitely why he’s not going to pick a woman. In an effort to simplify things, we …

Anna Palmer likes long walks on the beach (we’re assuming), bottomless glasses of rosé (confirmed), and aging like fine wine (who doesn’t?). Although the beach part is a little tricky here in DC, she’s got the fine wine part down. We know because today is her birthday and she looks as …

Make America travel again. A slogan so simple, yet so appealing. No one gets it better than U.S. Travel Association – they promote this ideal everyday and with summer right around the corner, we need no further convincing. Jonathan Grella is the Executive Vice President of Public Affairs for U.S. Travel …

Notice anything different today? If you haven’t been outside yet, you probably noticed something was up simply because your co-worker isn’t being a complete a**hole. For those of you too slammed to step away from your excel spreadsheets and your “chill workday” playlists on Spotify, you probably should. Remember that yellow ball that used to …

Working out can be dangerous which is why I try to stay away from it. Throw in some weights and we’re now flirting with death. Call me old fashioned, but I’d like to live a long life. Stuart Roy and Hazen Marshall? Not so much. The two love Crossfit so much …

Meet Annie Baker and Mackenzie Jortner – two badass women that have put the fun back in “fundraising”. Annie and Mackenzie recently started the The Morning Group, a consulting firm specializing in national fundraising, comprehensive finance planning, finance staff recruitment, and event build and execution. When the two aren’t working their butts off, …

Dating in this town is a challenge – just ask any Washingtonian. But throw in the chance at saving a life? Challenge accepted. Erica Andrew, candidate for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) National Capital Area Woman of the Year, is doing just that. On Saturday, this single lady will be auctioned off in support of …

The Undefeated – ESPN’s newest platform focused on the intersection of race and sports – is finally seeing the light of day and, after several months of some turbulence, the light at the end of the tunnel. The Undefeated launched this morning to bring its audience stories of athleticism, altruism and inspiration from …

Attention all ball busters: Grab your party pants… err, leave them at home because this is one party where they’re optional. This weekend is the 12th annual Rocky Mountain Oyster Festival in DC aka DC Testy Fest and it’s sure to be a real ball. The Montana State Society is hosting …

Don’t be alarmed when you see flashing cop lights in your rear view mirror this weekend – they’re not going after you for once. Well, we don’t know that, but we do know that there will be tens of thousands of officers from around the world in town for National Police …

Strange things happen on the Hill all the time. In fact, it’s strange when something strange doesn’t happen. Yesterday, supermodel Kate Upton was in town with fiancé and pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, Justin Verlander. The two were in DC for a three-game series between the Washington Nationals and the Detroit Tigers …

Every year a special day is dedicated to the women who raised us, wiped our tears (and butts), marched over to our 4th grade teachers demanding to know why her perfect child received a ‘D’ on the latest homework assignment, stayed up late taking temperatures and then was back at it again in the …

Few people can take a selfie, Tweet, Instagram and Snapchat… all at the same time. Katy Ricalde does it like it’s her job – because it is. Katy is the New Media Specialist for “Special Report with Bret Baier” which means not only does Katy advise Bret on which filter looks best …

FAMOUS FORECAST THURSDAY JAM Brought to you by Josh Shultz of the Justin Timberlake for Lyfe Club  Have you met our friend Josh Shultz? He’s our resident Twitter guru (sorry, Amos), a proud Texan, and an overall Renaissance Man. So when he special requests a Song of the Day, and when that special …

Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that is to be taken as seriously as the type of tequila you put into your frozen margarita and any Mexpert knows that no margarita is the same – just ask Don Julio. Recognizing the importance that Americans have placed on a Mexican holiday that Mexico …