You try and fix this escalator, blog boy! (Melina Mara/THE WASHINGTON POST)

In other news ...

Two finalists for Public Charter School Board’s top executive spot are with DCPS (D.C. Schools Insider)

Body fished from Anacostia’s waters (Crime Scene)

Surprise: Hilton Burton says he’s suing over his demotion (City Desk)

Enviro groups sue Washington Gas over delayed hazmat site cleanup (Legal Times)

Cathy Lanier defends AHOD on the listservs (Crime Scene)