Marion Barry guested today on WAMU-FM’s Politics Hour, where he had to work to convince WRC-TV reporter Tom Sherwood that he is in fact capable of tweeting all by himself. He eventually did:

Tom sherwood

— Marion S. Barry, Jr. (@marionbarryjr) February 24, 2012

In other news:

Michelle Rhee’s deep-pocketed backers revealed (HuffPo)

Cathy Lanier tells upper Northwest what she’s doing about robbery spate; residents want better lighting (WTOP)

Police union has a few pointed questions about Vincent Gray’s ethics pledge (Loose Lips)

Bryan Voltaggio restaurant is a big get for Friendship Heights (WBJ)

“What Else Should the D.C. Council Ban?” (City Desk)