The President’s Race is one of the most anticipated part of a Nationals home game. Yesterday, Teddy Roosevelt beat out William Taft, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and Abraham Lincoln with tinfoil wrapped around his head. Perhaps it was an homage to the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

by David Parmet Space Shuttle Atlantis Launch Image by NASA Sometimes shorter is better. “Houston, Tranquility Base here, the Eagle has landed” and its follow-up “That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind,” manage to capture the moment, both for those of us old enough to remember the first Moon landing and for those who will […]