Party Photos: Cocktails in Washington,
At Ortanique, 07.24.03
The Washington Post's website said Ortanique makes the
best mojitos in the district, and a whole horde of mb partiers turned up recently
to fact-check that assertion. No one from our crowd could prove the Post
wrong, but Washington media folks of all stripesand even mb founder Laurel
Touby, who Amtraked down for the eveningsure had a good time trying.
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Federal EEO Advisor editor Drew Long, The Rose Sheet's news editor Eileen Francis and managing editor Jessica Merrill, and Reader's Digest reporter John Mitchell.
The Newspaper Association of America's Travis Loop and C-SPAN Congressional assignment editor Robb Harleston.
Reuters journalists Jill Oestreicher Gross and Niala Boodhoo.
Valerie Jackson and Shawn Terry, both associate editors at Platts.
Washington Post freelancer Matt McMillen and NPR health-policy correspondent Joanne Silberner.
WUSA-TV correspondent Bruce Leshan, television producer Terry Irving, and communications consultant Ann MacFarlane.
NewsHour media reporter Samara Aberman, Newseum program coordinator Natalie Halpern, and Online NewsHour associate editor Maureen Hock.
Bryan Tweedy, mananging editor of the American Chemistry Society's magazines, with Tyra Dyson, mb's hardworking volunteer.
mb's Laurel Touby goes strike a pose with Sascha Cohen.
Phillips Collection director of graphic communications Faith Flanagan, freelance writer Louisa Woodville, and documentary filmmakker Sara Grosvenor.