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.
Featured Hosts
Fridays
12 p.m. ET

Carolyn Hax

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax takes your questions and tackles your problems.
Tuesdays
1 p.m. ET

Barry Svrluga

Columnist Barry Svrluga discusses all things sports-related in Washington and beyond.
Wednesdays
11 a.m. ET

Tom Sietsema

Food critic Tom Sietsema takes your dining rants and raves.
Wednesdays
12 p.m. ET

Aaron Hutcherson

Writer and recipe developer Aaron Hutcherson answers your cooking questions with Becky Krystal every week.

Becky Krystal

Reporter Becky Krystal answers your cooking questions with Aaron Hutcherson every week.
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

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy answers questions about 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.
Thursdays
12 p.m. ET

Perry Bacon Jr.

Columnist Perry Bacon Jr. answers your questions about the politics and news of the week.
Fridays
12 p.m. ET

Jennifer Rubin

Columnist Jennifer Rubin discusses her columns, politics, policy and more.
Every other Monday
12 p.m. ET

David Ignatius

Columnist David Ignatius answers your questions about U.S. foreign policy.
Upcoming Q&As

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, August 22. Submit your questions now.
  • Monday, August 22, at 12PM EDT

Need a dose of humor in your day? Chat with Alexandra Petri.

Petri's Q&A with readers starts at 11 a.m. ET on Tuesday. Submit your questions now.
  • Tuesday, August 23, at 11AM 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, August 23, 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, August 24, at 11AM EDT

Trouble in the kitchen? Ask Voraciously your cooking questions.

Every Wednesday at noon Eastern, Aaron Hutcherson and Becky Krystal answer your cooking questions.
  • Wednesday, August 24, at 12PM EDT

Advice on choosing a bold paint color from designer Kathryn Ireland

Designer Kathryn Ireland joins Jura Koncius to talk about the best ways to use bold paint colors in your home.
  • Thursday, August 25, at 11AM EDT

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.
  • Thursday, August 25, at 12PM 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.
Tuesdays
1 p.m. ET

Barry Svrluga

Columnist Barry Svrluga discusses all things sports-related in Washington and beyond.
Wednesdays
11 a.m. ET

Tom Sietsema

Food critic Tom Sietsema takes your dining rants and raves.
Wednesdays
12 p.m. ET

Aaron Hutcherson

Writer and recipe developer Aaron Hutcherson answers your cooking questions with Becky Krystal every week.

Becky Krystal

Reporter Becky Krystal answers your cooking questions with Aaron Hutcherson every week.
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

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy answers questions about 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.
Thursdays
12 p.m. ET

Perry Bacon Jr.

Columnist Perry Bacon Jr. answers your questions about the politics and news of the week.
Fridays
12 p.m. ET

Jennifer Rubin

Columnist Jennifer Rubin discusses her columns, politics, policy and more.
Every other Monday
12 p.m. ET

David Ignatius

Columnist David Ignatius answers your questions about U.S. foreign policy.