BOX OFFICE: Kids ruled the box office as Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted took in over $60 million. Sci-fi thriller Prometheus came in second. Snow White and the Huntsman made top 3 for the second week and fun side note for the folks playing along at home, The Hunger Games hit the $400 million milestone over the weekend.
ON TV: The final 10 contestants travel with Emily to London on the Bachelorette (ABC 8pm), Mark Wahlburg is making a cameo on The Late Show with David Letterman (he’s in that new movie Ted) (CBS 11:35) and the creator of Gilmore Girls is back with another bubble gum drama called Bunheads (ABC Family 9pm).
AROUND TOWN: Best selling writer George Pelecanos, who is a local by the way, is doing a book signing at Busboys and Poets (2021 14th St NW, More info) and Joan Rivers, who is not a local, is reading from her book “I Hate Everyone…Starting With Me,” at Sixth and I Historic Synagogue. (7pm, More info.)
WNEW Small Business Breakfast at St. Regis The first-ever All News 99.1 WNEW Business Breakfast will feature a solid panel of Small Business Owners who’ve grown their own businesses into winning brands. Sign up to take your business to the next level. Still a few spaces left to register online. More info.
TECH CRUNCH: Nothing worse than your phone losing juice while you’re hiking right? I mean after all that’s the whole point of leaving the city…to get better cell service. Well if you’re really in a pinch you can now harness the power of boiled water to recharge your usb powered device. It’s called the Power Pot. More info. More info.