The White House Correspondents’ Association dinner has become commonly referred to as “nerd prom.” The origins of the term are a bit murky, but since the name has caught on, the annual Washington dinner has become more and more star studded and seemingly less nerdy. In 2010, The Reliable Source wrote: “Forget about that cute, […]
If the White House Correspondents' Dinner is "nerd prom," then Sofia Vergara was definitely this year's prom queen. The "Modern Family" star dazzled at the WHCD Saturday night, May 3, at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C., alongside her fiance, Nick Loeb. Show More Summary
Nerd prom is here, but let's just say that the fashion is anything but nerdy. A-listers and politicos flocked to D.C. for the annual 2014 White House Correspondents' Dinner wearing some gorgeous dresses and snappy tuxedos. And though...Show More Summary
Bringing a whole new meaning to "political parties," celebrities made their way to Washington DC on Friday for all the festivities ahead of the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Each year, "nerd prom" brings together big names in entertainment...Show More Summary
Joel McHale is hosting the annual White House Correspondents Dinner, where he will also be roasting the nation's leaders. That's right: nobody is safe at this event, also known as nerd prom. President Obama and various other dignitaries will get teased by the host of The Soup. Show More Summary
Last week we reported that “The Hills” star Whitney Port, currently designing the eponymous fashion line Whitney Eve, would be on hand at the opening of Blo Dupont, a new outpost for VIP reception ready hair. But the Reliable Source has learned that the newly engaged it girl already has her sights on another Washington […]
Posted by Photo Boy Ridiculously dubbed “Nerd Prom” this year by people who clearly don’t understand how politicians are more like jocks than any other high school clique, the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner was unsurprisingly boring since it’s a gathering of people who either know their every move is being publicly scrutinized or Read More...
"That #WHCD was pathetic. The rest of America is out there working our aes off while these DC aclowns throw themselves a #nerdprom."
Safe to say Sarah Palin is not a fan of the White House Correspondents Dinner. On Saturday night, Sarah posted this early contender for Tweet of the Year: “That #WHCD was pathetic. The rest of America was out there working our assesShow More Summary
They call the White House Correspondents' Dinner "Nerd Prom" for a reason: It's the one night a year where brains and beauty truly collide. And...
Forget your high school prom -- nerd prom, a.k.a. the White House Correspondents' Dinner, is where it's at. Tonight, media faces and political heavy-weights mixed...
Night One of White House Correspondents’ weekend is old-school Nerd Prom in its purest state. Mostly just us locals here so far Thursday night, partying in our inimitable Washington way. First off, the reception thrown by Foreign Affairs magazine. Foggy … Continue reading ?
The White House Correspondents' Dinner will take over DC on Saturday with a ton of celebrities in attendance and President Obama sitting at the head table of the exclusive "nerd prom." But what is the event exactly, and what can we expect...Show More Summary
If the White House Correspondents' Dinner is Nerd Prom, then the Met Gala is Fashionista Prom. The dresses are way better than in high school,...
They call it Nerd Prom, but the White House Correspondents Dinner is more like Bizarro World where Diane Sawyer and Kris Jenner rub shoulders with Stephen Spielberg and Colin Powell. What happens when you ask Hollywood people to dress appropriately for Washington, DC? Let's take a look. More »
Tony Romo's wife Candice Crawford attended the White House Correspondents dinner this weekend and looked amazing. Up there with Michelle Obama! The pair were among the guests at the political/media/celebrity "nerd prom," and made quite...Show More Summary
A morning mix of entertainment headlines... The White House correspondents’ dinner, a.ka. the nerd prom, went down in Washington this weekend, which you already know if you follow Celebritology’s Twitter feed or this blog. In case you...Show More Summary
Last night at the White House Correspondent's Dinner, aka Nerd Prom, a lot of jokes got thrown around, many of them from President Obama, who was his usual calm, cool, and collected self. One of his funniest moments came when he was discussing how much has changed in the last four years. Show More Summary
White House correspondents’ dinner regular Matthew Morrison came to his fourth nerd prom this weekend, this time with girlfriend Renee Puente. During the Time/People pre-dinner reception, choir-singer-inspirer Will Schuester took a few minutes to talk about how the final stretch of “Glee’s” third season is going. Read full article >>