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Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 04/24/2012

Ezra Klein: Ask him anything

Have questions for Wonkblog’s Ezra Klein? Ask him anything.

By Bethonie Butler  |  01:23 PM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 04/23/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Have questions for Post editors? Submit them here or tweet them using #askthepost.

By Bethonie Butler  |  05:13 PM ET, 04/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:15 PM ET, 04/03/2012

How has The Post’s Social Reader changed readership? Post Chairman Don Graham responds on Quora

Don Graham, chairman of The Washington Post Co., responded to a question about how The Post’s Social Reader has changed the newspaper’s readership.

By Bethonie Butler  |  06:15 PM ET, 04/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 03/07/2012

Question for Post editors? Submit it here.

Do you have a question for Post editors? Submit it here.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:10 AM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 02/15/2012

Valentine’s Day: Why did The Post run such a ‘cheeky’ photo?

By Bethonie Butler  |  01:12 PM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 02/06/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

By Washington Post editors  |  08:30 AM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 01/23/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Submit your questions for Post editors: Week of January 23, 2012.

By Washington Post editors  |  01:24 PM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 01/17/2012

Post photography and the use of high dynamic range

Director of photography Michel Du Cille responds to questions about the use of high dynamic range in a front page photo that appeared in the Jan. 13 edition of The Post.

By Michel du Cille  |  11:29 AM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 01/12/2012

Post RSS Feeds: Why are Wonkblog and Plum Line RSS feeds no longer full text? Q&A

Readers ask why The Post decided to truncate RSS feeds. Mobile editor Julia Beizer responds.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:54 PM ET, 01/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 01/08/2012

Too much innovation at The Post?

In a recent column, Post ombudsman Patrick Pexton wonders if The Post is innovating too quickly. Managing Editor Raju Narisetti responds.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:21 PM ET, 01/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Roundup, Q&A

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 01/06/2012

Why doesn’t The Post have closed captioning on its videos? Q&A

A reader asks why The Post doesn’t have closed captioning on its videos. The Post’s Director of Video, Andrew Pergam responds.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:44 AM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Book World: Will it ever come back as a stand-alone section? Q&A

A reader asks if Book World will ever be a stand-alone section. Post Managing Editor Raju Narisetti responds.

By Washington Post editors  |  03:12 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Do you have questions for the Post? Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo or anything in between, post your question in the thread below.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:15 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 12/21/2011

Notable deaths in 2011: Why did The Post publish a separate gallery featuring African Americans?

We respond to criticism of the Post for pulling together a gallery on prominent African Americans who died in 2011.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:14 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 12/19/2011

Kim Jong Il: Why the North Korean leader’s obituary was below the fold in an earlier edition of the Post

Readers ask why news of Kim Jong Il’s death was below the fold. The North Korean leader’s obituary appeared below the fold in earlier editions of Monday’s Post.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:21 PM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 12/14/2011

Newt Gingrich: The focus of too many Post op-eds? Q&A

Twitter users wonder if the Post’s op-ed page on Wednesday, Dec. 14 was too critical of Newt Gingrich.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:00 PM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 12/12/2011

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Do you have questions for the Post? Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo or anything in between, post your question in the thread below.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:25 AM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:00 PM ET, 12/06/2011

A headline that got it wrong

The Post’s Eric Rich explains why the headline was changed on a photo gallery about Iran’s quest to possess nuclear technology.

By Eric Rich  |  07:00 PM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 11/28/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors

By Washington Post editors  |  09:19 AM ET, 11/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Occupy Wall Street: Questions about Post coverage

Occupy Wall Street: A look at some of the responses to Post coverage of the growing movement.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:07 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 11/15/2011

Get badged: A new way to request badges and share feedback

We’re changing the way you can request badges and nominate fellow commenters for badges. And we want to hear from you.

By Bethonie Butler  |  12:07 PM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 11/14/2011

Questions for Post editors? Submit them here

Submit your questions about our news coverage, Web site and more.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:43 AM ET, 11/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 11/11/2011

Local election results: Why couldn’t I find them?

A reader asks why it was difficult to find local elections results on the Post’s Web site.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:13 PM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 11/10/2011

Chief Experience Officer Laura Evans answers your questions

Laura Evans, the Post’s chief experience officer, whose role is to make sure Post products are engaging and easy to use, answers 25 questions about The Post.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:19 AM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A, Who Does What

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 11/07/2011

Post e-mail alerts: Tell me something I don’t know?

Readers wonder whether there was actual news in a recent e-mail news alert.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:25 AM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 11/04/2011

Five goals for The Post’s front page layout: A Q&A

A reader asks why The Post’s front page looks the same every day. Not so, says senior news designer Jon Wile, who shares the paper’s five daily goals for the front page.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:22 AM ET, 11/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 11/03/2011

Lululemon: Why has The Post devoted so much coverage to this story?

A commenter asks why The Post has devoted so much coverage to the Lululemon trial.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:17 PM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 10/31/2011

Questions for Post editors: Submit them here

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:06 PM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 10/26/2011

Occupy Oakland: What’s with the kitten photo?

A photo editor explains why The Post ran a photo that didn’t reflect the tension between police and protesters during Occupy Oakland protests.

By Washington Post editors  |  05:30 PM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 10/26/2011

Washington Post Social Reader: What’s Going On With The Redirects?

Executive Director of Digital News, Katharine Zaleski, answers some of your questions about The Post’s Social Reader and offers tips on how to use it (or not).

By Katharine Zaleski  |  03:21 PM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:33 PM ET, 10/21/2011

Q&A: Responding to reader comments on the Marco Rubio story

National Editor Kevin Merida and reporter Manuel Roig-Franzia respond to reader comments onThe Post’s story about Marco Rubio’s family history.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:33 PM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/20/2011

Moammar Gaddafi dead: Do you have questions about our coverage?

The former Libyan leader was killed Thursday, the country’s prime minister announced. Send questions about The Post’s ongoing coverage.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 10/18/2011

Why does The Post refer to military decorations as being ‘won’?

A reader asks why some Post stories refer to military decorations as having been “won,” as opposed to “received.”

By Washington Post editors  |  09:58 AM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:02 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 10/12/2011

Q&A: Why don’t more Post reporters respond to reader comments?

A reader asks why more Post reporters don’t respond to reader comments on their blog posts and stories.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:36 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 10/11/2011

Q&A: Why isn’t Gary Johnson included in the Republican Debate?

A reader asks why a Republican presidential candidate isn’t included in the Bloomberg/Washington Post Republican Presidential Debate

By Washington Post editors  |  05:42 PM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 10/10/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors: Week of Oct. 10

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:39 AM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 10/07/2011

More on mobile: What would you like to see?

We’ve gotten great feedback on the issues readers are having with The Post’s mobile site, and our mobile team wants to hear from you!

By Julia Beizer  |  01:33 PM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A, Helpdesk

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 10/06/2011

Q&A: Is The Post ignoring the Fast and Furious gun operation?

Readers say that the Post is ignoring the Fast and Furious scandal. Is it true? Post editors respond.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:34 PM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Q&A: Wall Street protests: Is The Post covering them?

Readers ask why The Post isn’t devoting more coverage to the recent “Occupy Wall Street” protests.

By Washington Post editors  |  04:13 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 10/03/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  09:12 AM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2011

Q&A: Why won't your Web site auto-detect my phone's browser?

Our newsroom mobile guru responds to a reader’s question about our mobile site.

By Washington Post editors  |  03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 09/29/2011

Q&A: Readers question The Post’s front-page photo choice

Michel du Cille, director of photography, responds to criticisms from readers about a front page photo depicting the Washington Monument with a jet flying close by.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:25 AM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 09/27/2011

Q&A: Why hasn’t The Post updated its “Fixing D.C. Schools” interactive?

A reader asks why The Post hasn’t updated a popular and detailed interactive on D.C. schools. Education editor Nick Anderson responds.

By Washington Post editors  |  03:51 PM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 09/27/2011

Twitter Q&A: Links in stories; Post Social Reader; digital publishing guidelines

Managing Editor Raju Narisetti talked about The Post’s new Social Reader, links in stories and our digital publishing guidelines in a Twitter chat with the American Society of News Editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:47 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 09/26/2011

Q&A: World news vs. political coverage

A reader asks about the ratio of political to world news coverage at The Post and other mainstream media outlets.

By Washington Post editors  |  05:49 PM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:06 AM ET, 09/26/2011

Submit your questions for Post editors: Week of Sept. 26

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  06:06 AM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 09/23/2011

Style Editor Frances Stead Sellers answers your questions

Readers sent in questions for Post Style Editor Frances Stead Sellers. Here, she weighs in on everything from The Post’s Fashion Week coverage to Sunday Style.

By Washington Post editors  |  01:07 PM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Who Does What, Q&A

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 09/23/2011

Q&A: Why do I have to register to read Post articles?

Editors respond to a common question from Post readers about why they have to register to read online articles.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:55 PM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Q&A, Helpdesk

Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 09/22/2011

Q&A: Subscriptions, sports photography and other reader questions

Washington Post editors weigh in on managing your subscription, the Post’s position on altered images and other reader questions.

By Washington Post editors  |  03:15 PM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 09/21/2011

Q&A: Social Security outlook; News vs. analysis; Five Myths

Washington Post editors weigh in on social security, analysis vs. news and the Post’s Five Myths series.

By Washington Post editors  |  12:57 PM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 09/20/2011

Q&A: Would the Post ever charge readers to leave comments on a story?

Post editors answer reader questions about our Web site and news coverage.

By Washington Post editors  |  02:59 PM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Q&A: Why the inaccurate headlines? How do you choose photos for the front page? Politico’s influence

Post editors answer reader questions about our Web site and news coverage.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:53 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Q&A: Submit your questions for Post editors

Whether you’re curious about our Web site, how we covered the day’s big story, a photo, or anything in between, post your question for Post editors.

By Washington Post editors  |  11:28 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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