Greetings Washington Note readers, and well met. It’s an honor that Steve thought of me to help steward the site in his absence, and I’m looking forward as much as anyone to reading the motley crew of guest contributors he’s lined up for the next couple of days. This week, we’ll get to hear from both some vets of the blogosphere and some new blood. Paul Glastris, editor in chief of the Washington Monthly and frequent contributor to its blog,…