Best Revival

D.C.’s local blog boom died years ago, and for good reason. After a while, a city just runs out doorknobs. Still, the recent resurrection of one-time hotshot local blog Borderstan is something to enjoy. Now administered by the Arlington blog empire behind and new Editor Tim Regan—a sometime Washington City Paper contributor—Borderstan has been reborn as a prolific breaker of news in near Northwest. Sure, the traditional Borderstan beat has been opportunistically expanded from Logan Circle and Dupont Circle to “wherever affluent 20-somethings go.” But when the blogging is this good, who can complain?