Someone mentioned that a violinist I was chatting to at dinner was a Yotube sensation with her 2011 recording of the Tchaikovsky concerto, conducted by Yuri Temirkanov. Sure enough, Sayaka Shoji has racked up almost six million views for a performance that is intense, individual, exceptional in every desirable way (though I suspect she’d rather be […]
One of the owners says he was unaware of how virulently Ted Cruz opposes LGBT equality before hosting the dinner at his home. read more
The "Chicago P.D." star may have stunned in her blue-green gown Saturday night, but inside she was still clearly mourning the loss of Google executive Dan Fredinburg.
Two secretaries of state, Tea Leoni and Madeleine Albright, arrived arm in arm as a wide mix of Hollywood and Washington players gathered for the national "Nerd Prom." The White House Correspondents' Association dinner has become a celebrity...Show More Summary
Dayum!!! The ?White House Correspondents' Dinner was the talk of the town on Saturday, but Vanity Fair's after party has us talking about something else entirely… Chrissy Teigen's legs! Following the WHCD, Chrissy, John Legend, and Senator Amy Klobuchar posed for an amazing pic together, and we can just tell they're having the best time ever! [ Photos: All [...]
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) – The Comedy Central show, Key and Peele, made famous a bit by Keegan-Michael Key on Obama called the “Luther, the anger translator,” which plays on…
Can someone please go tell Laverne Cox to stop looking SO gorgeous?! The Orange Is The New Black actress totally slayed on the red carpet last night at the ?White House Correspondents' Dinner, but her Vanity Fair portrait is something else! [ Related: Laverne & Host Cecily Strong Are Breathtaking Beauties At The WHCD! ] The classy mag [...]
I am shaken to my bones by the e-mails, texts, postings and phone calls of the past few days. I made a terrible mistake. I was ignorant, naive and much too quick in accepting a request to co-host a dinner with Cruz at my home without taking the time to completely understand all of his […]
#WhiteLivesDontMatter Two teen car burglars were arrested this weekend after shooting David Pence and his sone Nicholas at their home. The two black teens invaded the Pence home after a dinner party on Wednesday night. The father and son were … Continue reading ?
The woman who was allegedly caught texting during the national anthem at the White House Correspondent’s Dinner on Saturday night has been unveiled. Helena Andrews, who is a Washington Post columnist that writes for The Fix, took toShow More Summary
(John Hinderaker) There has been quite a bit of news coverage of this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Don’t ask me why. The annual lovefest between Democratic politicians and Democratic journalists hasn’t generated any actual news in a long time. Show More Summary
Movie deals, foot-long chili dogs and more to do in Chicago on Monday, April 27. EAT Dinner and a Movie NightThe New 400 Theaters6746 N. Sheridan Road 773-856-5977Get two tickets to a 6 p.m. or later showing and popcorn for $12 withShow More Summary
"I am shaken to my bones by the e-mails, texts, postings and phone calls of the past few days. I made a terrible mistake. I was ignorant, naive and much too quick in accepting a request to co-host a dinner with Cruz at my home without taking the time to completely understand all of his positions on gay rights. Show More Summary
YouTube You can almost sense the glee Obama feels when he cuts loose and tells it like it is about climate change deniers like James Inhofe. Oh, it's all in fun, of course. Except it's deadly serious, and Obama isn't the only one who should be getting angry about it. For real....
Wow, what a day! I'll start by saying I'm totally exhausted. Yesterday, Jerry and I went down to Toledo to meet up with our relay teams and go to the expo. We picked up our packets, and then went to dinner at an Italian restaurant called Biaggi's (the same place we've gone for the past two years when doing this race). Show More Summary
This weekend, in addition to attending the White House Correspondents' Dinner, Killer Mike gave a lecture on race and politics at MIT. Watch video of a portion of his lecture and some select Q&A moments below, via Consequence of Sound. Show More Summary
"'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."
Last week I was invited to attend the DINNER WITH WHISKY event at Hotel Realm, hosted by renowned whisky personality Martine Nouet. Wednesdays are date night in our house, so I was a little bit sneaky and told my boyfriend Mike that I was taking him somewhere special. He didn’t find out until later that I was [...]
Japan's prime minister kicks off US visit in Boston BOSTON (AP) — Japan's prime minister has arrived in the U.S. for a closely watched visit beginning with a stop at Boston's John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and a dinner hosted by Secretary of State John Kerry.