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DISPATCHES FROM AMERICA’S LATE-NIGHT CONSCIENCE: Jimmy Kimmel didn’t spare many feelings at the…

DISPATCHES FROM AMERICA’S LATE-NIGHT CONSCIENCE: Jimmy Kimmel didn’t spare many feelings at the [2012] White House CorrespondentsDinner last month. During his address, the late night host took aim at President Obama, New Jersey governor Chris Christie, attendee Lindsay Lohan, and Keith Olbermann, among others. Show More Summary

Trying to Get President Obama to Tell a Dick Joke at the White House CorrespondentsDinner

The following is an excerpt from chapter six of David Litt’s new memoir, Thanks, Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years, out now. Read an interview with Litt here.WHEN I WORKED AT THE WHITE HOUSE, PEOPLE OFTEN ASKED ME IF I used jokes to advance the president’s agenda. I always said no, ... More »

Samantha Bee Wins Variety Special Writing Emmy Mocking Donald Trump And White House Correspondents Dinner

"This is exciting!" Samantha Bee said on stage, picking up her TBS late night franchise’s very first Emmy win: Best Variety Special Writing, at tonight’s Creative Arts ceremony.  Bee won for her Not The White House Correspondents Dinner. Backstage, Bee got asked for the hundredth time if Trumpworld is a late-night gold mine. Show More Summary

'The Daily Show's' Hasan Minhaj To Headline White House Correspondents Dinner

The comedian and “Muslim correspondent” has blasted President Donald Trump's anti-Muslim actions.

Talk: Hasan Minhaj Thinks Comedy Is for Weirdos

5 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

The “Daily Show” correspondent on hosting the White House correspondentsdinner, being abandoned by Jon Stewart and continuing to learn from high school.

Seth Meyers Proves He’s as Good at Going After Senate Republicans as He Is at Skewering Trump

Ever since his White House CorrespondentsDinner performance in 2011, we’ve known that Seth Meyers was highly capable of zinging one Donald J. Trump, and zinging him hard. His “A Closer Look” segments have only bolstered that impression. Show More Summary

Hasan Minhaj Tells Stephen Colbert He Was Ready to Go to “DEFCON Orange” If Trump Showed Up at the WHCD

Hasan Minhaj and Stephen Colbert are two of three comedians who have the distinction of being a Daily Show veteran and the host of the White House CorrespondentsDinner. So, as you can imagine, the two had a lot to talk about when Minhaj came on The Late Show Tuesday night. Show More Summary

Hasan Minhaj’s “New Brown America”

“I would say it is an honor to do this, but that would be an alternative fact. It is not,” the comedian Hasan Minhaj said while warming up the room at the White House CorrespondentsDinner in April. “No one wanted to do this, so ofShow More Summary

Daily Show’s Minhaj: Republicans Are the ‘Death Eaters,’ Trump Is ‘Lord Voldemort’

Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj was the special guest on Friday’s The View, where he shared his experience hosting the White House Correspondents' Dinner a few months ago and plugged his new Netflix stand up show. While the Comedy Central comedian didn’t speak very frequently, when he did, it was usually to insult Republicans or Donald Trump (shocking).

John Calipari explains why players don’t show up to NBA combine

6 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The NBA draft combine has become like the White House Correspondents' dinner: the important people don't show up.

A Muslim Comic Walks into the CorrespondentsDinner

In the days of vaudeville, comedians oftentimes started monologues with the line, “A funny thing happened on the way to the theater.” But, unfortunately, at this year’s White House CorrespondentsDinner (WHCD), which President Trump opted not to attend, a not-too-funny thing happened. Something went totally unnoticed by those attending, who certainly were responsible for […]

Barack Obama thanks Michelle for 'sticking with him' after the White House

7 months agoNews : The Newsroom

Barack Obama will be remembered for many things during his eight years as President and this will include injecting a newfangled dose of modern humour into the White House. From his quip-bursting White House Correspondents Dinner speeches...Show More Summary

Six Reasons Samantha Bee is Bad for America

Samantha Bee enjoyed the biggest spotlight of her career during her profanity-laced gala dubbed "Not The White House Correspondents Dinner." And that’s a crying shame. The former Daily Show contributor hosts Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, TBS’s weekly assault on all things conservative. Show More Summary

The People vs. the Press

President Trump and I have something in common. We were both invited to last Saturday's White House Correspondents' Dinner and we declined. The president wasn't interested in hearing himself mocked by an industry that holds him to aShow More Summary

The Bias Buzz Podcast- May Day Protests, CNN Rejects Trump Campaign Ad, Hillary’s Blame Game, Obamacare Repeal Stalls and More

Episode 70.  This week we discuss May Day protests turning violent, how Trump has made the White House Correspondents Dinner irrelevant, CNN’s rejection of Trump campaign ad boosts views, the GOP’s repeated Obamacare repeal failures, North Korea, French election and more. Please SUBSCRIBE on iTunes. SoundCloud audio is below:

Watch Trevor Noah Try to Get Trump to Care About Climate Change on The Daily Show

While former Daily Show correspondents are getting shellacked over offensive jokes, holding alternative White House Correspondents’ Dinners, and planning reunions, the actual show is still just plugging along. Wednesday night, host Trevor...Show More Summary

Chuck Todd: Trump Was Smart to Skip WHCD, ‘He’s Not Very Good at Self-Deprecation’

7 months agoNews : Mediaite

NBC's Chuck Todd spoke with Conan O'Brien last night about President Trump's decision to skip the White House Correspondents Dinner, which Todd basically said was a good move for him.

Watch Jake Tapper, Sam Bee, and More Play ‘Republican or Handmaid’s Tale?’

7 months agoNews : Mediaite

Before Samantha Bee's "Not the White House Correspondents Dinner" this weekend, Refinery 29 got to ask a few questions on the purple carpet.

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