Slightly overstated for comic effect, because Jay Leno does do Obama jokes, and of course Dennis Miller does. But 97% true....
Some called the recent White House Correspondents' Dinner a “nerd prom,’ and that term also came to mind -- in a completely endearing way -- at the 6th Annual Television Academy Honors, held May 9 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.Known...
Just over two weeks after breaking bread at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, President Barack Obama and Harvey Weinstein were back together today. This time it was at the producer’s Manhattan home for a fundraiser. Unlike theShow More Summary
It's the little indignities that slowly devastate your soul," the Huffington Post's Seema Jilani writes in a piece about what she says was "white privilege on display." ... They refused to let me through. For the next half hour, they watched as I frantically called my husband but was unable to reach him. Then something remarkable happened. Show More Summary
The White House chef is gonna be PISSSSSSED... 'cause the food at the White House Correspondents' Dinner TOTALLY FAILED to impress the stars of "Duck Dynasty."TMZ spoke with Willie and Korie Robertson -- who sat pretty close to the President at the…
The White House Correspondents' Dinner is widely known as a place where celebrities and journalists go for a few hours to act engage in ego masturbation while clad in formal wear. According to a recent op-ed published on the Huffington...Show More Summary
A tale of White House racism at the high-profile White House Correspondents’ Dinner last month has appeared on the Huffington Post, alleging some pretty terrible treatment aimed at the woman (the wife of guest) who penned the column. The White House racism claim involves security staff and their purported baldly applied double standards in regards [...]Show More Summary
Politicians almost never go wrong by poking fun at themselves. Typically we see this at the national level when the press and the president gather each year for the White House Correspondents' Dinner. New Jersey's version of this annual...Show More Summary
I don't need you to "tolerate" me. I don't want you to merely put up with my presence. All I ask, all I have ever asked, is to be treated as a human being, that bigoted jingoism is not injected into every minute facet my life, that there remains at least the illusion of decency.
What was your favorite badaboom in President Obama’s routine at the White House Correspondents dinner? Here’s mine, from when he was talking about how “the media landscape is changing so rapidly”: You can’t keep up with it. I mean, I remember when BuzzFeed was just something I did in college around two A.M. Show More Summary
While the title of this week's episode, "The Vic Allen Dinner," would have viewers believe that we would get to watch the perils of preparing for the White House Correspondents Dinner, what we actually got was an unfocused, scattered episode that lacked that key issue at stake.
Veep star Julia Louis-Dreyfus made an appearance at last week’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, and in this episode, her character performs at a similar orgy of self-congratulation. The gaffe-prone vice president is a hit at the event, but it’s a rule on this show that any win for Selina Meyer has to backfire on her. Show More Summary
Last Saturday night, while Sarah Palin was working her ass off (on a Facebook update), President Obama was laughing it up at the White House Correspondents Dinner (#nerdprom). Among the subjects that Obama "joked" about with the assembled...Show More Summary
The week began with nerd prom, aka the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Then international royals got their Dutch inaugural party on, and in the midst of it all, we ushered in the month of May. See the coolest, cutest, and craziest moments of the past seven days in our week in pictures View Slideshow ›
(The Root) -- When White House Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett spoofs your television show at the prestigious White House Correspondents' Dinner, you know you've made it. For Mahershala Ali, who plays the wily Remi Danton on the Netflix...Show More Summary
It's time to pick the beauty look of the week! You ready? Start judging! Look 1: Kerry Washington's glowy makeup and curls at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Look 2: Jennifer Lopez's sexy ponytail. Look 3: Kate Beckinsale's side...Show More Summary
This week sure went by fast! Didn’t it? Can you believe it was last weekend when we all watched the White House Correspondents’ Dinner? Seems like two seconds ago. I guess. Maybe not! Maybe it feels like the amount of time that it actually was. It’s hard to be sure about what time feels like. [...]
Tom Brokaw, Barbara Walters, and the White House Correspondents Dinner The annual White House Correspondents Dinner is a place for the elite media to rub elbows with the elite politicians to celebrate their mutual patrician status. The Fourth Estate sits down with two of the three branches of government to dine on expensive cuisine and [...]
President Obama at the White House Correspondents Dinner. Photo by Pete Marovich-Pool/Getty Images President Obama told a really funny joke after he strolled to the podium at the White House Correspondents' Dinner last weekend. After noting that he was...