A Very Funny Writer Confronts An Unfunny Time
When did the horrors that once seemed unthinkable become commonplace?
Alexandra Petri, satirist and columnist for The Washington Post, says this is an alarming and terrible time. Everything is more absurd but not much is funny. How do you make people laugh without losing sight of what's happening?
Colin and Alexandra have a wide-ranging and funny conversation about, well, lots of things.
- Alexandra Petri - Columnist for The Washington Post; her new book is Nothing Is Wrong and Here Is Why: Essays (@petridishes)
Colin McEnroe and Cat Pastor contributed to this show.