Is “Trayvonning” really a trend? According to Global Grind, the new Internet meme — in keeping with the theme of Tebowing, Planking and Owling — involves putting on a hoodie and posing with Skittles and Arizona Iced Tea as if you’ve been shot in the chest. Except there’s nothing funny about it.
Trayvon Martin Day declared at D.C. school: In an effort to better educate students and their parents about race relations and social injustice, a Washington, D.C., elementary school has declared Friday Trayvon Martin Day.
President Obama’s pot-smoking days detailed in book: The Washingtonian published a review of Washington Post Associate Editor David Maraniss’ forthcoming book, Barack Obama: The Story, including an excerpt about President Obama’s high school clique and their favorite pastime. He says the group of friends smoked marijuana frequently and nicknamed themselves the “Choom Gang.”