Reader Q&As

About Reader Q&As
The Washington Post regularly hosts Q&As to answer your questions, discuss our reporting and provide context on the news of the day. Our reporters, editors and columnists want to hear your questions because it helps us do our jobs.
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Have questions about choosing lighting? Asher Kohring is here to help.

Asher Kohring of Shades of Light joins Jura Koncius to take questions about choosing the right lighting for your home.
  • Just now

Chat with Perry Bacon Jr. about politics and beyond

Perry's Q&A with readers starts at 12 p.m. ET on Thursday. Submit your questions now.
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Featured Hosts
Fridays
12 p.m. ET

Carolyn Hax

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax takes your questions and tackles your problems.
Thursdays
11 a.m. ET

Jura Koncius

Home and design writer Jura Koncius helps you in your quest to achieve domestic bliss. She and weekly guest experts answer your decorating, homekeeping and decluttering questions.
Every other Wednesday
11 a.m. ET

Meghan Leahy

Coach Meghan Leahy and editor Amy Joyce discuss parenting children of all ages.
Tuesdays
11 a.m. ET

Alexandra Petri

Columnist Alexandra Petri offers a lighter take on recent news and political in(s)anity.
Tuesdays
1 p.m. ET

Eugene Robinson

Columnist Eugene Robinson discusses his recent columns and the latest news.
Fridays
12 p.m. ET

Jennifer Rubin

Columnist Jennifer Rubin discusses her columns, politics, policy and more.
Wednesdays
11 a.m. ET

Tom Sietsema

Food critic Tom Sietsema takes your dining rants and raves.
Tuesdays
1 p.m. ET

Barry Svrluga

Columnist Barry Svrluga discusses all things sports-related in Washington and beyond.
Upcoming Q&As

Chat with Jennifer Rubin about her columns, politics, policy and more

Rubin's Q&A with readers starts at 12 p.m. ET on Friday. Submit your questions now.
  • Friday, May 27, at 12PM EDT

Chat with David Ignatius about the war in Ukraine and foreign affairs

David's Q&A with readers starts at 12 p.m. ET on Monday. Submit your questions now.
  • Tuesday, May 31, at 12PM EDT

Ask Eugene Robinson about the latest news around the U.S. and world

Eugene's Q&A with readers starts at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday. Submit your questions now.
  • Tuesday, May 31, at 1PM EDT

Have questions about dining out? Ask our food critic.

Washington Post food critic Tom Sietsema entertains your dining questions, rants and raves.
  • Wednesday, June 1, at 11AM EDT

Mister Manners answers your questions about wedding registries

Thomas Farley of Mister Manners and Jura Koncius answer your questions about wedding registries.
  • Thursday, June 2, at 11AM EDT
Past Q&As
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About Reader Q&As
The Washington Post regularly hosts Q&As to answer your questions, discuss our reporting and provide context on the news of the day. Our reporters, editors and columnists want to hear your questions because it helps us do our jobs.
Featured Hosts
Fridays
12 p.m. ET

Carolyn Hax

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax takes your questions and tackles your problems.
Thursdays
11 a.m. ET

Jura Koncius

Home and design writer Jura Koncius helps you in your quest to achieve domestic bliss. She and weekly guest experts answer your decorating, homekeeping and decluttering questions.
Every other Wednesday
11 a.m. ET

Meghan Leahy

Coach Meghan Leahy and editor Amy Joyce discuss parenting children of all ages.
Tuesdays
11 a.m. ET

Alexandra Petri

Columnist Alexandra Petri offers a lighter take on recent news and political in(s)anity.
Tuesdays
1 p.m. ET

Eugene Robinson

Columnist Eugene Robinson discusses his recent columns and the latest news.
Fridays
12 p.m. ET

Jennifer Rubin

Columnist Jennifer Rubin discusses her columns, politics, policy and more.
Wednesdays
11 a.m. ET

Tom Sietsema

Food critic Tom Sietsema takes your dining rants and raves.
Tuesdays
1 p.m. ET

Barry Svrluga

Columnist Barry Svrluga discusses all things sports-related in Washington and beyond.