Bob Geldof speaks at the IMF Thursday. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters)
Bob Geldof (gray striped suit, long gray hair) having a cuppa (small, regular) at a New York Avenue Starbucks on Wednesday. Shook hands with a fan who thanked him for reuniting Pink Floyd at the 2005 Live 8. The musician-turned-activist was here to ask the IMF to give up some gold for poor nations.
Usher and Forest Whitaker lunching at Cafe Milano on Wednesday. Sat in the front window with a group of suits, both had pasta; in town for National Volunteer Week.