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Alexandra Petri

Opinion writerWashington, D.C.

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The Compost, written by Alexandra Petri, offers a lighter take on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.

  • Feb 16, 2016

Do your candidates have one issue, multiple issues, or a whole subscription?

  • Feb 12, 2016

Pick up your phone!

  • Feb 10, 2016

We did some learning!

  • Feb 10, 2016

If you’re stuck between them, you’re actually picking up what they are putting down.

  • Feb 9, 2016

When is a retweet not an endorsement?

  • Feb 9, 2016

The Compost, written by Alexandra Petri, offers a lighter take on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.

  • Feb 9, 2016

How did this happen?

  • Feb 8, 2016

Talking points and body slams.

  • Feb 7, 2016

The Buckley-Vidal debate of 1968 contrasts sharply with today’s political discourse — until the talk turned ugly.

  • Aug 21, 2015
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