In Washington, D.C., even the politics of naming airports can be fraught. Hendrik Hetzberg explains: http://nyr.kr/1hjeG3Z
"Apart from hopeless dysfunction, K Street excess, and mindless Republican nihilism, the most annoying thing about Washington, D.C., is its airports. Not the facilities—they’re all right, pleasanter and more navigable than the sprawling, Mumbai-like chaos of New York’s. The names."
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