Tag Archives: Trump

The Bet

Why a couple of teenagers are convinced this will not end well. Read the whole essay here in The Washington Post.

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Making Us Behave

On laws that treat us like kids . . . for our own good. By me, in The Washington Post. Click here to read the whole thing.

Note: My father pointed out to me that I mention two house rules in the piece (as you’ll see), but named only one, apparently violating one of his rules. So I’ll tell you. The other house rule does not involve flossing or hand-washing, and I’ve always found telling the truth to be overrated. The other rule is about thank-you notes. You can read more about those here.

(graphic by Michelle Kondrich)

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The Oscar Speeches I’m Hoping For

A meditation on awards shows, by me, for the Washington Post. Read the whole article here.

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