Catania reportedly called Barry a “despicable human being.” (Bill O'Leary/WASHINGTON POST)

In other news:

Vincent Gray and Eleanor Holmes Norton object to abortion bill on autonomy grounds (D.C. Wire)

What GWU law professor John Banzhaf is now up to: challenging the use of “Redskins” in broadcasts (WTOP)

What was up with the lighting at Marion Barry’s campaign kickoff? (City Paper, TBD)

Moral of the story: If you have a problem with government, bombard important people with e-mails (Arts Desk)

This release almost makes me want to move out of the neighborhood (City Desk)