He was the Washington region’s quizmaster for 50 years.
May 14, 2011Chester Reis attaches a microphone to “It’s Academic” host Mac McGarry before the taping of the 2011 season finale, featuring the best teams of the year. The show was produced by the Washington NBC affiliate. McGarry died Dec. 12 at his home in Potomac, Md. He was 87. Astrid Riecken/For The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.