Whose Shoes?

Today a male journo subjects himself to our “Whose Shoes?” feature. We will provide hints throughout the day here and on Twitter. Send all guesses to FishbowlDC@mediabistro.com or Betsy@mediabistro.com.

Hint #1: He purchased the shoes on NYC’s Fifth Avenue in 2010.

Hint #2: He has neatly trimmed facial hair.

Hint #3: On a recent “Car-Free” day in Washington, he drove to his downtown apartment and then rode his bike for the remainder of the day.

Hint #4: He was once the press secretary for Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.).

Hint #5: Twitter still annoys him.

Hint #6: He drinks espresso.

Hint $7: He frequents Bar Pilar.