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Magnolia Bakery Eyes D.C., Plus More Intel

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Magnolia Bakery cupcakes


Remember Magnolia Bakery, that bakery that led the cupcake craze in New York after being featured on "Sex in the City?" They’re still kicking, and eying expansion in several markets — including D.C. Greenwich, Conn. and Boston are also on their radar. Meanwhile, it’s been years since the cupcake craze took over D.C., so it’ll be interesting to see how they’re received if and when they arrive. [EB]

So quotable runs down the best quotes from José Andrés’s interview with GQ. Sample item: the chef says of Donald Trump’s behavior, ""If he will behave that way in a soccer game, he will be thrown out by the referee." [E]

The daily struggle

WaPo talks to the city’s female bartenders about the issues they face, from discrimination and biases to inappropriate behavior [WaPo]

Want TV? Stay home and turn on Netflix

Going Out Guide singles out some of the best bars around sans televisions. Don’t expect sports and debate watching there. [GoG]

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