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On The Radar
Mitt Romney captured presidential primaries in Maryland, the District and battleground Wisconsin, the biggest prize of the day, to complete a momentum-building, three-contest sweep Tuesday that cemented his status as the almost certain Republican nominee and put new pressure on rival Rick Santorum to reassess his candidacy.
Welcome to my hometown. There are few places in the world that people hate so much, yet expend such extraordinary effort trying to get to.
Myself, I find much to love about Washington. The monuments are pretty. The green spaces are well-manicured. The museums are astounding (and mostly free). And it is just Southern enough to produce good food and good people.
But if there is one thing that never seems to change, it is that the rest of the country has come to hate the caricature the city has become.