About that “recording of the Star Spangled Banner being played very loud”


Photo by Victoria Pickering

“Dear PoPville,

I was walking in Kalorama this morning (Tuesday) and heard a recording of the Star Spangled Banner being played very loud. Given that the Obamas live one block away on Belmont, I’m dying to know if this had anything to do with them, or what this all about….”

It’s from the Naval Observatory.

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