TMZ & DC: Take 512

A few of you have noticed some D.C.-based items coming out of TMZ lately, begging the obvious question: Is the on-again, off-again DC plans by TMZ back on again?

Probably don’t read much into it — and still looks dormant — but our guess is that TMZ will continue to cover D.C., but perhaps in a less official capacity and with less farfare.

And tipsters: What local muckracker does TMZ have working for them?