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

Humor columnist Alexandra Petri takes your questions and comments on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
  • Sep 21, 2021
  • Opinion

Goblincore? Cottagecore? Here are some more -cores, as long as we’re doing this.

Floorcore: Everything is on the floor, but that is on purpose for aesthetic reasons.
  • Sep 16, 2021
  • Opinion

Amy Coney Barrett has ascended

She isn’t partisan. She has a philosophy.
  • Sep 14, 2021
  • Opinion

What would you do if you saw a loose zebra? Chat with Alexandra Petri.

Humor columnist Alexandra Petri answered your questions and comments on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
  • Sep 14, 2021
  • Opinion

A history of the United States, according to statues

Too bad this is all we have to go on!
  • Sep 11, 2021
  • Opinion

Greg Abbott has a button on his desk to eliminate all rape in Texas

The state has ways of shutting that whole thing down.
  • Sep 9, 2021
  • Opinion

What’s the deal with pencils? Chat with Alexandra Petri.

Humor columnist Alexandra Petri answered your questions and comments on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
  • Sep 7, 2021
  • Opinion

How do you avoid getting sick of a song? Chat with Alexandra Petri.

Humor columnist Alexandra Petri answered your questions and comments on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
  • Aug 31, 2021
  • Opinion

Come to the office! We have bees!

This is definitely not a 'Heart of Darkness' situation!
  • Aug 26, 2021
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