Friday Round Up
#GUESTEDITOR Andrew Rafferty Political Reporter at NBC News “Yesterday I turned 30. Today I am formally endorsing whatever healthcare bill covers Vitaminwater and everything bagels and won’t treat a hangover as a pre-existing condition.“ Weather: Welp, winter decided to show up just in time for the days that we like …
2016 FamousDC Media Ticket
FRATES-MOE LEADERSHIP IS #FML2016 Forget Trump and Hillary. We need candidates for the highest office that we can trust. Americans are looking for another way. Another path. A new avenue. New blood. New leadership. And who do we all trust more than anyone else? The media…obviously. That is why FamousDC is excited to …
Famous Friday Round Up
Famous Friday Round Up #WEEKEND Weather: Bundle up and head outside for a beautiful December weekend here in DC. Expect mostly sunny days with highs in the 50’s but chilly lows in the mid 30’s. Winter is almost here, but not quite yet! Awesome events you can attend this weekend: Glen’s …
2015 inGENuitY Summit Brings in Impressive Group
On the last day in their office building before they move across the street, The Washington Post teamed up with 1776 and gathered successful and emerging millennial entrepreneurs for conversations, a pitch contest and networking. The summit was for and about millennials and the ways in which they disrupt, innovate, and inspire today’s society. …
Talking Millennials with The Washington Post and 1776
The Washington Post and 1776 are gathering successful and emerging millennial entrepreneurs for conversations, a pitch contest and networking. This summit is for and about millennials and the ways in which they disrupt, innovate, and inspire today’s society. Like it or not, the Gen Y cohort is swaying elections, changing industries, and becoming …
Dear Fix: Your Dinner Is Getting Cold
Chris Cillizza, aka the Fix, has a live cam set up at his desk tonight. According to his Facebook page: “Yes, you can watch me sit and type at my computer — with occasional audio interludes.” Below is a current screenshot of what’s happening. We think he might be under …
Now the Romney Logo Makes Total Sense
JWN was the first to report that a private plane stopped in Janesville, Wisconsin last night. Paul Ryan, the video loving Member of Congress, will be Mitt Romney’s Vice President nominee. Will he be the first sitting Vice President to rock out to grunge music on his iPod during the …
Fix 2.0 Debut
Chris Cillizza (@TheFix) has just upped his game with Fix 2.0’s debut this week. Cillizza and the Post team have completely overhauled the design to give readers more of the good stuff. Check out the revamped site and give Chris a high five for us if you see him.
“Politics and Pints” Trivia Night
It’s trivia night with Chris Cillizza at Cap Lounge. 7-9pm More info
“Politics and Pints” Trivia Night Tonight at Cap Lounge
If you haven’t made plans to join “The Fix” at Cap Lounge tonight, you should. Chris Cillizza’s Politics and Pints is always a good time. Find out more here.
Clinton Portis & Paris Hilton Rip on Lady Gaga
Howard Kurtz: Appeasing the Google Gods If you appease the Google gods with the right keywords, you are blessed with more readers. So carried to a hypothetical extreme, an ideal headline would be, “Sarah Palin rips non-Muslim Obama over mosque while Lady Gaga remains silent.”
Chris Cillizza’s “Politics and Pints” Trivia Tonight
Don’t forget to show up, kids: CHRIS CILLIZZA’s monthly “POLITICS & PINTS” trivia contest is tonight at 7 at Cap Lounge: “Don’t worry if you want to come but don’t have a team. We will pair you up with smart, nice people. Promise.” Facebook page here. h/t Mike Allen
The Fix’s Primary Prediction Contest
Want to win a The Fix t-shirt? Who doesn’t? Go play the the Fix’s Primary prediction contest! Here’s the email from Mr. Cillizza: Voters are voting in Ohio, Indiana and North Carolina! And, as always when actual ballots are being cast, we hold a primary prediction contest — allowing Fixistas …
Famous 5: Chris Cillizza
Meet Chris Cillizza: the basketball playing, rap dancing, trivia night organizing, obsessive political reporter for the Washington Post. Mr. Fix spent a few minutes between deadlines and dinner parties to answer five questions for one of our FamousDC Famous 5 interviews. Famous Five Questions: Chris Cillizza 1. You just launched …
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Change is the only constant. As only The Fix can do.