So, spot any stars of “Scandal” this weekend? Yeah, we thought so. You could barely take a step at White House Correspondents’ Dinner festivities without running into President Fitz (Tony Goldwyn — nice guy, by the way) or his fictional wife, first lady Mellie (Bellamy Young, who loves taking selfies). While the show’s biggest star, […]
Several NFL players attended Saturday night’s White House Correspondents Dinner, an annual event which features a standup-style monologue from the Commander-in-Chief. This year, President Barack Obama specifically mentioned one of the players by name. “Seattle Seahawk cornerback Richard Sherman is here tonight, and he gave me some great tips on how to handle [media criticism]. …
In honor of Bill Clinton, we’re going to get in and out of the White House Correspondents’ Dinner as soon as I figure out where its vagina is so I can stash this cigar. (Also, Barack Obama didn’t make with the weekly handjobs so I’d denounce Jesus Christ as my personal lord and savior. That’s Read More...
Susan Rice asking "Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson for an autograph was really all John Oliver needed to see before bashing the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Oliver said on his show Sunday that it was just one of the "majestic...Show More Summary
Saturday night was the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, which gave President Obama and some famous cohorts the chance to cut lose and deliver jokes in front of a mostly gracious audience. One of the members of that audience this year was the great Richard Sherman, he of the Seattle Seahawks and the “best cornerback in […]
The White House Correspondents' Dinner has become more self-obsessed while trust in the media is declining and many news organizations are struggling.
On Saturday night, a technical glitch made the world miss one of President Barack Obama's punchlines at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Obama was joking about President George W. Bush's recent foray into painting, and said he planned to do the same after he leaves office in two years. Show More Summary
The White House Correspondents’ Dinner is a time-honored tradition, during which the sitting President of the United States takes a break from being grilled by the Washington press corps and instead takes the time to roast. President Barack Obama’s turn on Friday, May 3, was no exception. President Obama made a number of self-effacing jokes,
I think it’s safe to say Jessica Simpson enjoyed her adult getaway over the weekend! She was in Washington for the White House Correspondents Dinner. After Jessica and Eric Johnson attended the dinner, she changed into this LBD and hit up the after-party. She captioned the pic: After the prez it’s the after party #whcd […]
The futures open up red for the domestic vintage, with Ukraine on some people's minds. Or maybe, to paraphrase the President at the White House Correspondents' dinner, "red is the new black".Conversely, the PMs (precious metals) are getting some love. Show More Summary
Every year, there’s enough hand-wringing over the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner to ruin a perfect manicure. “Too chummy!” yelp the cable TV critics of the fancy-dress fraternizing between the Fourth Estate and the folks they cover. “Unseemly!” It’s been said before and it will be said again. But that didn’t stop the […]
President Obama at the 2014 White Hou... President Barack Obama's complete comedy routine at the 2014 White House Correspondents' Dinner. Submitted by: Chris Singel Regular Keywords: President Barack Obama complete comedy routine standup jokes set politics political presidential ferns 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner press event Views: 1
Being mocked mercilessly is just fine with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. “Listen, baby, it’s better to be relevant than ignored,” Christie said after a night of ribbing at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday, according to a tweet by Washington Post managing editor Kevin Merida.
Wondering why the White House Correspondents Association did not ask new comedy It Guy, John Oliver to perform at Saturday’s Nerd Prom, instead of Joe McHale? Could it be Oliver objects to the group’s annual Nerd Prom in principle — or is this bit from tonight’s edition of Oliver’s HBO series Last Week Tonight a classic case of comedy envy?
Joe Manganiello told POPSUGAR all about his "action-packed" experiences in the nation's capital at the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday. According to the True Blood star, one of his characters, male stripper Richie in Magic Mike, may or may not have influenced Joe's behavior at DC's star-studded afterparties. Show More Summary
Bellamy Young has portrayed the unpredictable First Lady Mellie Grant on Scandal for three seasons now. We caught up with the actress at the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday, where Bellamy dined in the same room as the real president's wife, Michelle Obama. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama has made it known that he loves sports, and he's not afraid to crack jokes from time to time. With Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman in attendance at Saturday's White House Correspondents’ Dinner, Obama decided to put his own spin on the outspoken star's infamous rant. [Vine, h/t USA TODAY's FTW ] Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Catch up on the top TV stories you missed this week: Obama Rips Cable News & Joel McHale Bombs At White House Correspondents’ Dinner By Dominic Patten If last year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner with headliner Conan O’Brien was white bread bland, tonight’s event was just painful. Show More Summary
Funny at White House Correspondents' Dinner, but not in real life for people affected