You rarely come across a young columnist who made its way to “The Washington Post” and has won several awards for her works as a comedic op-ed writer. One such talent is Alexandra A. Petri who at her young age made it as a newspaper columnist in “The Washington Post.” She since her childhood was a fan of Internet comedy series who later joined “Harvard Stand Up Comedy Society” in 2010.
Career as a Comedic Opinion Editorial Writer!
Alexandra A. Petri is a comedic op-ed newspaper columnist in The Washing Post. She marked her position as the youngest person who has a column in The Washington Post in 2010. Furthermore, the humorist writes for a blog, “ComPost” on the website of the paper.
The op-ed columnist is a talented writer who has been recognized and is entitled to various awards. She has written an essay book title, “A Field to Awkward Silences” in 2015. Petri is an award-winning artist for her writings and work she has contributed as a humorist and writer. Alexandra Petri is one of the recognized names in the 30 under 30 lists by Forbes in 2018.
Furthermore, she created the parody account that projected the Star Wars character “Kylo Ren” which went viral and got recognized by USA Today and People Magazine. Shortly after the popularity of the account, it won the best parody account during the 8th Shortly Awards in 2016.
Is Columnist Alexandra Petri engaged?
Never trust the words of a Comedian, so when she said “Yes” you never know what they are referring to. Back in 13th April 2017, she posted a picture with a mysterious guy and captioned the picture:
“I said, Yup.”
Caption: Alexandra with a mysterious guy on 13th April 2017
After she made the picture public, everyone thought that the couple is engaged and people believed that she is all set to get married.
Then on 11th July 2017, she uploaded a picture with her rumored fiancé in an engagement party. But this time she tagged the photo to Steve Stromberg who goes by the Instagram name ‘Strombergsteve.’
Her die-hard fans were sure that Steve was her boyfriend and future husband, but her tweet on 7th August 2017 suggested otherwise.
After her tweet, it is official that she is not engaged yet but has engagement plans on her books. Now, it will be interesting when the comedian will get a ring and make things official.
Short Bio and Family:
Humorist Alexandra A. Petri was born in 1989 which makes her 29 years of age. As per a wiki source, she was born and raised in Georgetown, Washington, D.C. and is the only child of her parents. Alexandra comes from a fascinating family background; she is a daughter of Wisconsin congressman father, Tom Petri and nonprofit executive mother, Anne D. Neal.
As per the wiki source, Alexandra since her childhood was interested in standup comedy and have participated comedy plays when in school.