Expect a decent crowd of journos Thursday evening at a book party for Dal LaMagna‘s Raising Eyebrows, A Failed Entrepreneur Finally Gets it Right. If you don’t know Dal, he’s quite the character. Read the WaPo profile. The party is being hosted by a group of people that includes lobbyist Juleanna Glover, Ralph Nader, D.C. blogger and Q&A Cafe Host Carol Joynt, Media Matters founder David Brock, Code Pink’s co-founder Medea Benjamin and FishbowlDC’s Matt Dornic.
For those who don’t know, Dal is known as Tweezerman (yes, the tweezers, which he refers to as a “premier personal care tool brand.”). He earned an MBA from Harvard in 1971 and then a master’s in public administration in 2002.
The party is from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Comet Ping Pong. Fare and drink will be pizza, beer, wine and soda served from 7 to 9. DJ/Dancing starts at 9. Dal will be signing books or bookplates for you (if you already have the book).
Address: 5037 Connecticut Avenue NW (two doors down from Politics and Prose).
Free Valet in front. If you don’t want valet Service – Parking is on 36th Street and Nebraska and behind the event.