Other interesting stories in The Washington Post:

Rebecca Liddicoat and Robert Griffin III. (John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

Updated, 12/14

Here finally is the story on Robert Griffin III’s fiancée: Rebecca Liddicoat is from Colorado, they met at Baylor, and he proposed to her in 2010 with candlelight and a self-penned love song the night he scored four touchdowns against Kansas State. Also, she’s white, and it’s a total non-issue, as is noted in long and interesting profile by Dave Sheinin about RGIII as a post-racial hero. “She doesn’t see him as African American; she sees him as a man,” says Griffin’s mom. “He doesn’t see her as a Caucasian woman; he sees her as a woman.” Read more: Robert Griffin III: Post-racial superstar or The One? Answer depends on who you are, 10/26/12

Earlier: RGIII’s fiancee admits his popularity has gotten in the way of dinner, 7/2/12

Also: Aww, he wears Liddicoat’s high school class ring around his neck, Sheinin reported in another profile in September. (Robert Griffin III set to make his regular season debut in his ‘true hometown,’ New Orleans, 9/7/12)

Griffin and Liddicoat’s trip back to Texas together last month, 11/25/12


Rob Parker suspended indefinitely for RGIII comments, 12/14/12

Rob Parker on RGIII’s blackness, 12/13/12

ESPN: Rob Parker’s RGIII comments “inappropriate”, 12/14/12

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Interesting life: Anthony P. Browne, a rock-n-roll manager turned interior decorating superstar, who was visited on his Washington deathbed this month by former client Oprah Winfrey visited him on his deathbed in Washington this month.

In other news: Marco Rubio’s daughter out of hospital after golf-cart accident. . . . Donald Trump’s Virginia-based son Eric on why everyone loves his dad. Wait, what?

Looking for Monday’s Reliable Source? Start here: Jon Huntsman’s daughters, off the campaign trail but still on the scene