Other interesting stories in The Washington Post:
In other news: When the president is your commencement speaker, it means fewer tickets for grads. . . Meet the Hill staffers who have scored the most foreign junkets. . . Aww: Nats pitcher Ross Detwiler cut his honeymoon short to visit troops on a USO holiday tour.
— Stephenie Meyer, whose “Twilight” series created a “Madonna/Hack dichotomy,” worshipped by fans and reviled by critics. Our colleague Monica Hesse wonders if following Meyer is this generation’s version of following the Grateful Dead.
— Union County (Iowa) Democratic Party Chairwoman Monica McCarthy struggling to recall the name of Martin O’Malley — not a great omen for the Maryland governor as he dips his toes in the water of a 2016 presidential bid.
Looking for Friday’s Reliable Source? Start here: Same-sex marriage group agrees to drop Laura Bush commercial