— Larry David dining at Blue Duck Tavern Monday night with one of his two daughters. Brussels sprouts, risotto, fish. No official word on what brought the comedian to town, but this is the time of year that famous people bring their kids to D.C. to look at monuments or colleges . . . Indeed: They showed up Tuesday on a tour of the University of Maryland, his alma mater.
— Sam Alito fueling up the night before the big same-sex marriage arguments at Osteria Elisir in Penn Quarter Monday night with three others. The Supreme Court Justice had the Caesar salad, shared the two-person whole grilled bass, saved room for coffee and dessert.