Author Archives: Julia Reed

A Julia Reed Thanksgiving (Recipes)

  Julia swears her Thanksgiving cooking doesn’t live up to her mom’s. After taking a look here, we’re not so sure we believe her …

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The Tyranny of Late Summer Vegetables, by Julia Reed (Recipe)

In the current Newsweek, I have a food column about the tyranny of late summer vegetables. By this time of year, everything has gone mad – zucchini and summer squash proliferate before our very eyes, tomatoes split open on the vine before you can pick them, basil plants are as tall as small trees. In […]

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Julia Reed’s Gorgeous Spring Menu — Just in Time for Mother’s Day

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Still planning? wOw’s hostess-with-the-mostest Julia Reed shares her inspired Mother’s Day menu

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Aspects of Love

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wOw’s own Julia Reed reflects on what matters in a man — and how she finally walked down the aisle

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Power to the People

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Witnessing the Egyptian revolution, Julia Reed considers the impact of social media on global affairs

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‘I Was a Miserable Overweight Person’: A Q & A With Frank Bruni, by Julia Reed

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I first encountered Frank Bruni when we were both covering George W. Bush’s first presidential race in 1999 and 2000 – he for The New York Times, and me, far less regularly, for Vogue and Newsweek. In his wonderful new memoir, Born Round: The Secret History of a Full-time Eater, he points out that the […]

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The Dysfunctional Dinner Table: A Q&A With Ruth Reichl, by Julia Reed

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The bestselling author and editor-in-chief of Gourmet magazine talks to wOw’s Julia Reed about her bipolar mother, her new book, where she’s eating lately and more. Editor’s Note: Bestselling author Ruth Reichl is the editor-in-chief of Gourmet magazine and the author of the bestsellers Tender at the Bone and Comfort Me with Apples. She has […]

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Julia Reed: Cheney Had the Blueberries, I Had the Chocolate Mousse

I’d still like to be both thinner and richer, but after I answered last week’s question, I remembered a food column I’d written a few years ago for The New York Times magazine, commissioned by our own Billy Norwich, that poked gentle fun at the foibles of the “social X-rays” and their various quests to […]

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Tom Brokaw on Marriage, Drugs and His Favorite People

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Julia Reed sits down with Tom Brokaw to discuss his new book Boom! and more. Though Tom Brokaw retired after 21 years as the anchor of NBC Nightly News four years ago, he is still among the hardest-working men in television. In the wake of the death of his friend Tim Russert, he has taken […]

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