Thanks!

Rarely have so many done so little for something that doesn’t matter very much! I’m the top DC area blogger according to a Washington Post Twitter poll (or something). This will please my fans only a tiny fraction as much as it will annoy my, er, non-fans.

Thanks to all of you who voted.

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