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From This Town to Our Town: A political reporter explains why he left Washington for good

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Scoops Delacroix
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The U.S. Capitol building is seen as budget battles continue to rage inside over the looming shutdown of most of the U.S. government in Washington, Sept. 30, 2013. (REUTERS/Jim Bourg)

It had been nearly ten years since I arrived in Washington. I'd risen through the ranks, made all the right friends. Press secretaries feared me. Senators respected me. Comely young Hill staffers were mine for the taking.

Bikini babes washing cars [SLIDESHOW]

11:58 AM 12/08/2013

Washing cars is an art, so here is this slideshow --- for art.

WWI veterans probably won’t protest at WWI memorial

3:35 PM 10/02/2013

Despite veterans' protests at the World War II memorial, officials have remained recklessly oblivious to the potential for a public uprising at the nearby World War I memorial, which currently has no barricades and no security.

WaPo asks the saddest question of all time: ‘Are you ‘essential’?’

3:06 PM 09/30/2013

On Monday afternoon, The Washington Post placed a question in the middle of its homepage asking federal workers the saddest question of all time: "Are you 'essential'?"

TheDC POLITICO playbook, presented by The Church of Scientology — SHRUNKEN 2014 MAP: Fewest House battlegrounds in 10 yrs.; fewest tight Senate races in 20 yrs.; frantic recruiting by parties to put more seats in play — SALLY QUINN is 90 — SMI is 17

12:46 AM 09/20/2013

SIREN -- MARK HALPERIN on “Morning Joe”: “I think Americans are increasingly frustrated…by Washington.”

Nine hotties throughout history [SLIDESHOW]

10:54 PM 09/18/2013

There are only so many photos of a smoking hot Kate Upton we can look at in one day, you know?

Faces of meth: ‘Five years of Obama’ edition [SLIDESHOW

10:17 PM 09/11/2013

Back in 2008 it was fun. Daring. Exciting. The rush was unbelievable. The visuals? Man, this dope is like the best parts of coke and acid. Plus all the cool kids were doing it, but, like, for real -- not in a cliche way, ya know?

Australians elect conservative leader amid boomerang attacks

12:16 AM 09/09/2013

CANBERRA, Australia (TheDC) – Australian voters delivered a crushing defeat to the country’s ruling Labour Party in elections over the weekend amid beer shortages and a spike in boomerang attacks.

EXCLUSIVE: See TheDC’s first campaign ad [VIDEO]

2:16 AM 08/21/2013

13 crackers we’d like to spread our cheese on [SLIDESHOW]

3:19 PM 08/12/2013

Here is a list of 13 crackers we'd sure love to spread our cheese on.

11 Whiteys who give us Bulgers [SLIDESHOW]

1:46 PM 08/12/2013

In light of the Whitey Bulger verdict, here are 11 Whiteys who give us Bulgers. 

11 signs you might be dead

12:24 AM 07/16/2013

1.)  You don’t breathe

The pleasures of whaling

11:48 PM 12/13/2012

This article is part of a Daily Caller series on the future of whaling. Click here to read “Japan’s phony, wasteful whale research must end,” by Greenpeace’s Phil Kline.

Sexy Sundae III: Beautiful women eating ice cream [SLIDESHOW]

3:29 PM 11/04/2012

Need a break from all the presidential election coverage? Well, we are here to help.

EXCLUSIVE: Cast list leaked for Superstorm Sandy made-for-TV movie

2:25 AM 11/01/2012

Superstorm Sandy brought untold devastation to the East Cost this week and left millions without power. Now a major network is planning a made-for-TV movie based on the storm, and The Daily Caller has obtained an exclusive sneak peek at the casting.

Sexy Sundae II: Beautiful women eating ice cream [SLIDESHOW]

1:27 PM 10/28/2012

Not even the impending doom of Hurricane Sandy can stop us from bringing you Sexy Sundae.

The worst Obama celebrity endorsements [SLIDESHOW]

1:10 AM 10/25/2012

Author Dave Eggers' "90 Days, 90 Reasons," an online collection of mini-essays by the famous and semi-famous celebrating the presidency of Barack Obama, may be even more insufferable than it sounds. Our friend Mike Riggs has already done a solid job cataloging some of the propaganda website's most cringeworthy moments, but given the amount of just godawful content over there, we thought we'd step in to help raise awareness of this self-righteous monster of a project's greatest hits.

Sexy Sundae: Beautiful women eating ice cream [SLIDESHOW]

5:37 PM 10/21/2012

Sunday evenings are maybe even worse than Monday mornings. The impending doom of the workweek looms as you attack menial tasks like cleaning your house and going to the grocery store -- and thinking about how depressing it is that the weekend is over.

Ode to the new DOJ spokesman [VIDEO]

12:04 AM 05/16/2012

Editor's Note: Former Chuck Schumer spokesman Brian Fallon just landed a gig with The Daily Caller's favorite department, the Department of Justice. To commemorate this great day, and all the fun times we've had with the DOJ, we're digging a fun time we had with Brian out of TheDC Vault. Congrats, Bri Guy! And keep tapping our phones reading.