Frank Bruni will soon apply the same cutting tone he used in his restaurant reviews to current events as the newest addition to the New York Times opinion page, the paper announced on Monday.
Bruni will be the first openly gay columnist in the paper's 160-year history. He will write a piece every Sunday and one other day of the week on a "big event."
"Frank needs no introduction. If you don’t know his work as a political writer, a foreign correspondent, food critic, magazine writer (I know I must have missed something), then you haven’t been reading The Times for the last almost 16 years," Andrew M. Rosenthal, editor of the Opinion Pages, wrote in an email to the paper's staff.
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