"'Why is the Foundation — they narrowed it down, now they are going to take them from European countries and Canada. They got rid of some of the despot states.'"Chuck Todd, today, on "Meet the Press."
John Legend may have had the funniest line of all during the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. While Cecily Strong and Barack Obama were making jokes on stage, the “All Of Me” singer hilariously trolled New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick for checking out Legend’s wife, Chrissy Teigen. Belichick was one of the celebrities invited to […]
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and Seattle Seahawks star quarterback Russell Wilson were both in attendance at last night’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner. So was the incredibly lovely Chrissy Teigen. The result was this hilarious photo of the NFL coach and QB checking out the swimsuit model and co-host of Lip Sync Battle. […]
Members of Congress Ander Crenshaw (FL), Debbie Stabenow (MI) and Debbie Dingell (MI) met with celebrities Tim Daly, Constance Zimmer, Gabourey Sidibe among others to kick-off the White House Correspondence Dinner weekend festivities with a benefit dinner Supper Suite by STK, a local D.C. Show More Summary
The White House Correspondents' Assn. dinner, nicknamed the "nerd prom," had social media users buzzing over Cecily Strong's jokes, Keegan-Michael Key's "anger translator" bit and more.
Last night was the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner (or if you prefer, “nerd prom"). Which is, as the president said in his remarks, “the...
When Hollywood types show up to the White House correspondents’ dinner, they’re often surprised to find hundreds of tables and a sea of 2,600 bodies. Perhaps they thought it might be a more intimate affair, chatting up the president, sharing a laugh with FLOTUS — not just squint at them on Jumbotrons from the cheap seats. […]
“Hold onto your lily white butts.” Six words that probably won’t find their way into a White House correspondents’ dinner laugh routine again. Not because they were too risque, but because they reached their comedic peak once hilariously uttered by comedian Keegan-Michael Key, playing the president’s “anger translator” at Saturday’s dinner. Show More Summary
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This is to be expected. During the playing of the National Anthem at the White House Correspondents Dinner, Washington Post gossip columnist Helena Andrews was caught by CNN busily texting. Shortly after President Barack Obama arrived on the stage for the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the band began to play the National Anthem. Show More Summary
Post by Lisa Fogarty. Hours after finding out her ex-boyfriend and friend Dan Fredinburg died while hiking Mount Everest in the horrific avalanche caused by Nepal's devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake Saturday morning, actress Sophia Bush put on a brave face and attended the White House Correspondents' dinner. Show More Summary
Given all the red carpets and media scrums that surround the White House correspondents’ dinner, it’s strange that the biggest paparazzi drama happened at one of the weekend’s more dignified event. Leave it to Washington to turn a dry panel discussion into a scene. The Atlantic’s Saturday afternoon “editorial briefing” on veteran affairs was swarmed by police […]
President Obama gets a little help with his closing speech from his Anger Translator, the Key and Peele character Luther.Click To Continue Reading
A presidential election just getting into gear provided President Barack Obama plenty of new material to work with on the night he describes as Washington celebrating itself. Continue reading ? The post Watch: Obama cracks jokes at White House Correspondents’ dinner appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
MC Killer Mike, one half of the acclaimed rap duo Run the Jewels, covered the White House Correspondents Dinner for the Huffington Post, giving us what is easily the best analysis of the annual event. Mike has been known to get political (see his song "Reagan"), and Run the Jewels... More »
Attendees at President Barrack Obama’s White House Correspondence Dinner were treated to a surprise appearance by “Luther” – the president’s anger translator.
Describing his presidency as being in its “fourth quarter,” President Obama delivered barbs at 2016 presidential candidates, cable news outlets, his Republican critics and even First Lady Michelle Obama.
Before thousands of invited guests break bread in the same ballroom as President Obama, just about everyone at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner — from government officials to Game of Thrones cast members — gathers on the basement-level concourse of the Washington Hilton to either hit one of the pre-dinner receptions... More »
U.S. President Barack Obama wasn't the only one who let loose at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner Actors, models, athletes, musicians, politicians and, of course, journalists slipped into gowns and tuxedos for what's...Show More Summary