At last night's annual "Nerd Prom" in Washington D.C., President Obama embarked on a speech filled with 32 minutes worth of jokes at the expense of the people you'd hope and expect — Trump, Clinton, Cruz, Sanders, and, yes, even Dame Helen Mirren and Prince George. (And if you stick ... More »
He dropped the mic. Literally.
#NerdProm was a hit! President Barack Obama enjoyed his last White House Correspondents' Dinner as our main man, and oh what a last super it was in 2016. Larry Wilmore totally delivered with some HIGHlarious jokes, but the Pres held his own as usual. And let's not forget the glam red carpet! The fashionable stars of Hollywood absolutely [...]
Recalling the certain horrors of growing up as a nerd becomes more palatable when Cool Dork Tina Fey chronicles her own humble—often humiliating—youth. She recently did just that on the Graham Norton Show, with, of course, some prompting from the host. Read more...
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The jokes came hard and fast at the annual schmooze-fest.
It's time for Nerd Prom, and we'll be there.
Amid preparations for the White House Correspondents’ Dinner — the manicure-appointment-setting, the dusting-off of tuxes — many regular attendees of the annual event arrived Thursday night at the E Street Cinema for a little scolding about how bad they really should feel about all that pomp. At the screening of the documentary “Nerd Prom,” a critical look […]
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, […]
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"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
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 ?
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 >>
It's been dubbed the "nerd prom." But last night a good chunk of Hollywood turned out to join President Obama, Washington power brokers, and the press corps at the White House Correspondents' Dinner, reports Politico. As for dresses, Kate Hudson's purple sequin gown was "AH-MAY-ZING!," declares Perez Hilton fashion blog...