Other interesting stories in The Washington Post:


Vice President Biden checks out a vintage Corvette in Steubenville, Ohio, last year, in a photo tweeted by his office Friday. (David Lienemann/The White House)

“A Trans-Am? Ever look under the hood of a Corvette?”

— Joe Biden (or at least his staff) in a sassy tweet aimed at the editors of The Onion, which has just published a satirical e-book based on its caricature of the VP as a hard-partying, shirtless Trans-Am devotee. Not so, according to the real veep’s tweet, “#imavetteguy.”

In other news: Stephen Colbert’s sister is a long-shot Democratic contender for Tim Scott’s former seat in the South Carolina special election.

Looking for Friday’s Reliable Source? Start here: Oprah Winfrey: This time, absent from the Obama inauguration and campaign