I just missed seeing some friends and acquaintances in D.C., where I was on Friday. My visit to the American Indian Museum was too short, and was characterized by lunch, mostly. [Disclaimer: I was not with P.] Here's a pretty good article on the Virginia Indians headed to England from the T-D. They left after participating in activities at the museum.
Here in Capital City, we've entered the Dog Days of Summer with temperatures way in the 90s, and a bleak marquee at the Byrd: "Mission Impossible III."