Outside perspectives on the utility of this building not welcome in some quarters. (Lois Raimondo/TWP)

In other news:

In wake of New York eviction, D.C. officials standy by Occupy-ers (D.C. Wire)

The D.C. Council bill targeting Joe Mamo’s gasoline business is on life support (D.C. Wire)

Your Women, Infants and Children credits are no good at Aldi (DCentric)

Stephanie Evans, formerly of the Academy of the Holy Cross, is the new DCPS athletic director (Post)

Office of Human Rights to theaters: Don’t offer ticket deals just to young people (WBJ)