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 know President Obama was joking at The White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner when he talked about what a burden it would be for he and Mitch McConnell, the Senate minority leader, to have to sit together for a drink. … Continue reading ?
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Wrapping up a report on Monday's NBC Nightly News about a fresh round of congressional hearings on the Benghazi terrorist attack, correspondent Andrea Mitchell dismissed the development as political posturing by the House GOP: "There is an obvious political undercurrent. Show More Summary
It’s been a little more than week since the White House Correspondents Association Dinner. But before we start dreading anticipating next year’s festivities, where does Conan O’Brien stack up among C-SPAN YouTube views of comedians performing...Show More Summary
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
Katy Perry has done it once again! She had our favorite look this week wearing this Giambattista Valli gown to the White House Correspondent's Association Dinner last weekend. She even made our list TWICE! Wowsa! But, KatyKat wasn't the only best dressed celeb this week… CLICK HERE to view the "Best Dressed Celebs of the Week" photo gallery! CLICK HERE [...]
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...
This week's best-dressed list is brought to you by the White House Correspondants' Dinner. Celebrities attended wearing gowns that were sophisticated and stylish, to the...
MSNBC host Chris Matthews took aim at ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl on Thursday over the question he posed to President Barack Obama during his Tuesday morning press conference. Karl asking if Obama still had the requisite “juice” to see his second term agenda passed. Show More Summary
It was just a week ago that I posted several photos of my girl crush, Jessica Pare, from various red carpet event. Later that weekend Jessica attended the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner looking more stunning than ever. Show More Summary