2010 Post Hunt: A beginner's FAQ

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Monday, April 19, 2010; 6:17 PM

If you're reading this, chances are you're considering participating in the 2010 Post Hunt on Sunday, June 6, in downtown Washington. No doubt you have questions. We will answer them now.

Q. Will everyone be wearing underpants?

A. As far as we know, yes. Don't you want to know what the Post Hunt is?

Q. Only if it's pertinent.

A. The Post Hunt is a gigantic, challenging, family-friendly contest that will be taking place in the streets of Washington on Sunday, June 6, starting at noon.

Q. Okay, I'm in. Can you tell me anything more about the Hunt?

A. It was created by Dave Barry, Gene Weingarten and Tom Shroder.

Q. Why were no women involved?

A. Because this is a highly technical operation.

Q. In what sense?

A. In the sense that we are amused by the word "underpants."

Q. What will I have to do to participate?

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