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The division leading Washington Nationals are on a tear and DC is rallying around the winning sports team. Over here at FamousDC, we thought it would be fun to list just a few of our favorite things about the Nats. Read the top 10 list.

For 138 years U.S. Presidents have welcomed Americans to the White House for the Easter Egg Roll. This year’s theme was “Let’s Celebrate!” and more than 40,000 people joined the President and the First Family on the South Lawn for games, stories, and, of course, the traditional egg roll. For …

94.7 Fresh FM’s Tommy McFly and Kathryn Lyons fulfilled their duties as responsible citizens. They took to the streets to poll the people of New Hampshire… Avenue.* *Results may be inaccurate and do not represent any model worth looking into. Stay tuned for complete (and still inaccurate) results.

It took several hours, but we just nailed our first weather model for the impending snow storm. Of course you’re hoping this impending thundersnow skips the District altogether and no one misses a single day of work…of course you are.    

Congrats to Missy Gibbons, Director of HSP Digital, and Jordan Lieberman, president of CampaignGrid, who will be married today at the Casa Marina in Key West surrounded by about 100 friends and family. Photo by Sara Croom

Sara and Ron Bonjean hosted a party for several hundred of their closest friends at their home in Alexandria, VA on Saturday evening – an event that did not disappoint. “The success of our traditional event is truly based on the efforts of family and close friends that put their …

The team at FamousDC has spent countless hours trying to piece together the clues surrounding the secret Bonjean Christmas Party celebrity guest – and we’ve come up empty-handed. However, there’s good news: We just got ahold of the final clue which can be seen below. Yeah… we’ve still got nothing. As …

Shut your damn mouth… Via @lachlan: Spotted in Georgetown last night: Bill Clinton, complete with cigar (see left breast pocket) Spotted in Georgetown last night: Bill Clinton, complete with cigar (see left breast pocket) pic.twitter.com/aGkXJvUqtL — Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) November 6, 2015 As if we needed another reason to love …

Update: Thank you to all the folks who reached out and helped us push this up the food chain yesterday. All signs from @MPAA and others indicate that this falls squarely in Disney’s lap. With that, it’s now you’re move Disney. Don’t let us down. Dear Friends, We most often …

Amos Snead, who happens to be the 2nd biggest Alabama football fan, is confident that the Tide will roll this Saturday against Texas A&M. While that’s an adorable claim, he’s been known to be wrong before. Gig ‘em, Snead. Hugs, JAS

Originally spotted last year, but it made our morning. We don’t know who you are Dan Payton, but God Bless you on this lovely Tuesday morning. Keep doing you my friend.   h/t Chris Megerian via Matea Gold

Last night if you were lucky enough to have cable, you witnessed brilliant television. You’ll be missed, Jon Stewart. How could you leave us now? Also on tv was the GOP debate – which was almost as great – but not nearly as brilliant. Two main takeaways from last night: Everyone Still …

Aaron Blake at The Fix said it best, it’s “the craziest sentence about a Florida congressman you will read this week.” Truth. ORLANDO, Florida — A trial to determine whether U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson’s wife committed bigamy when she wed the congressman has been delayed because she required emergency surgery …

The Bill of Rights was the center of discussion earlier this week at a special National Constitution Center event about the new George H.W. Bush Gallery, where an original copy of the Bill will be on display in Philadelphia. Among the dignitaries in attendance to welcome the Bill of Rights …

When she’s not keeping busy as a political attorney, Christine Martin is baking up a political storm. Meet the brains behind the baking of Politics to Pastries. 1. What inspired you to start the blog Politics to Pastries? Baking is my happy place. Like many attorneys, I’ve found that working …