The presidency ends the year saturated in tumult, with the government in partial shutdown and Trump tweeting a video of himself warbling a parody of the theme song from “Green Acres,” a television sitcom from the 1960s, to mark his signing of a farm bill.
From art exhibits that dominated Instagram to new venues, take a look at D.C.’s eventful year.
Beyond the brutalist architecture and crumbling transit system, there’s a music scene in D.C. filled with variety and talent. Take a look at the top releases from artists who have and may still call the D.C. area their home.
Everyone wants the perfect song to be playing at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve, but how about the perfect part of the perfect song? Here are some videos, along with the perfect times to start them to get to the best part as 2018 arrives.
Did you keep up with all of this year’s viral videos? Here are the top 10 of 2017 on YouTube.
According to Twitter, a guy with an insatiable appetite for chicken nuggets and our former president were among those with the most retweeted posts of 2017.
If WTOP.com’s top Facebook stories are any indication, readers enjoy cats, sandwiches and eagles. In this year-in-review gallery, WTOP looks at the stories that did well on its Facebook page. If there’s anything social media is good for, it’s a wide range of stories.
Looking back at the year that was, 2012 was
extraordinary. And its best and worst moments
were shared on social media. The year held a
general election, a life-changing storm and
multiple advances in medicine, technology and of
course, those inescapable internet memes.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.