Alexandra Petri

08/27/2015 - 9:37pm

    After reading the week's shipment of Donald Trump-related news, I retreated to my burrow and buried my head in the past.

    One of the things that is most appealing when things in the present seem unremittingly bleak is to seek refuge in the...

04/16/2015 - 5:47pm

    There are some things that should go without saying when you run for president. You love America. You want a deity (singular, capitalized, male) to bless the place. You think it is time there was a change, because if there is not a change, your children may...

04/02/2015 - 2:59pm

    Late last night, Galileo's skeletal hand (not the one that's in a museum, the other one) reached out of a grave and gave me this letter. I reproduce it in full.

    Dear Ted, Dear Everyone,...

03/12/2015 - 8:20pm

    The New York Times revealed this past week that Hillary Clinton did not have a government e-mail address during her entire time as secretary of state. Instead, she sent her messages from an account with the domain clintonemail.com. That this is not the most...

03/05/2015 - 7:41pm

    This is not the Bill O'Reilly scandal we were looking for.

    Attacking O'Reilly for being insufficiently attached to facts is like attacking the WWE for fixing fights. That's not really...

02/12/2015 - 5:48pm

    We all know how fungible memory is.

    Get together with your family members over the holidays, and you are bound to argue over what exactly happened to whom, and when. You think that your sister...

Syndicate content