Alexandra Petri

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Birthday
15, 1988
Birthplace
United States
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Birthday
15, 1988 (age 31)
Birthplace
United States

About

Writer and humorist who has written for The Washington Post newspaper as well as the ComPos blog on the paper's website. Her book of essays, A Field Guide to Awkward Silences, was published in 2015.

Before Fame

She grew up in Washington, D.C. and graduated from Harvard University with an English degree. In 2010, she became the youngest person to have a column in The Washington Post.

Trivia

She is the creator of the popular Twitter account Emo Kylo Ren.

Family Life

She is the daughter of politician Tom Petri and former ACTA president Anne D. Neal. 

Associated With

She was college roommates with comedy writer Megan Amram.