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Elahe Izadi is a Washington, DC-based journalist who writes about media for The Washington Post. She also regularly guest hosts the daily news podcast, Post Reports.

She has extensive experience covering pop culture and comedy, politics, race and breaking news. Her work has appeared in The Atlantic, NPR and the New Republic. She has appeared on CNN, MSNBC and HBO. 

Elahe is also a stand-up comedian who has performed at the Warner Theatre, Kennedy Center and DC Improv.