Evermay, back in the day. See a glorious photo gallery of Evermay, the historic Georgetown mansion. (Belin family photo)

In other news: Bush 41 refused to set foot in his Oval Office in tennis clothes, not even for a second – had to be coat and tie, at least. So we learn from newly released oral history of his presidency. Also: they considered Clint Eastwood for the VP slot in ’88. . . CNN VP and former Newsweek editor Mark Whitaker’s poignant memoir of growing up biracial and semi-fatherless.