The party scene surrounding this year’s White House Correspondents’ Association’s annual dinner is looking about as exciting as an afternoon of meetings. Media companies last year pulled the plug on various glittery parties, not liking the optics of hobnobbing with an administration that’s openly hostile to them. Hollywood celebrities, who for years had flocked to […]
Michelle Wolf (@michelleisawolf) is this year’s entertainer at the White House correspondents’ dinner. pic.twitter.com/xoAxCBig0u — Dave Itzkoff (@ditzkoff) February 22, 2018 I will not be the only person to have read this as Michael Wolff. I think I'm actually disappointed now. — Old Rant Dump (@TrumpinTheShark) February 22, 2018 After all, as reported in Fire […]
Last year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner turned into a whole big thing, with stupid asshole Donald Trump throwing a preemptive fit at the idea of having to rub shoulders with people who aren’t his usual herd of sycophants and announcing his own counter-rally on the same day as the annual event. There’s really no… Read more...
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On Thursday, the White House Correspondents’ Association announced their host for the annual WHCA Dinner: Michelle Wolf, a stand-up comedian and Daily Show with Trevor Noah correspondent who is about to become much more well-known. “Our dinner honors the First Amendment and strong, independent journalism,” the WHCA noted in their statement. “Her embrace of these…
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Michelle Wolf, a stand-up comic and contributor to “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” takes on one of the most prominent — and perilous — gigs in comedy.
Caustic comic Michelle Wolf is coming up in the world. The seasoned late night TV writer and Daily Show contributor recently booked her own weekly talk show on Netflix, and now she’s just been announced as this year’s host of the annual White House Correspondents Dinner. Show More Summary
I wonder why Trump keeps skipping these hilarious dinners.
Stand-up comedian and "The Daily Show" contributor Michelle Wolf will host the 2018 White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
With just two months to go until its annual dinner, the White House Correspondents’ Association on Thursday announced the big event’s headliner: comedian Michelle Wolf. “Our dinner honors the First Amendment and strong, independent journalism. [Wolf’s] embrace of these values and her truth-to-power style make her a great friend to the WHCA,” said Margaret Talev, president […]
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah contributor Michelle Wolf has been chosen to host this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner. “I’m delighted to announce ‘Nice Lady’ Michelle Wolf as our featured entertainer this year,” Margaret Talev, president of the WHCA, said. “Our dinner honors the First Amendment and strong, independent journalism. Her embrace of these [...]
What a year for Michelle Wolf! After releasing her first stand-up special over the winter on HBO, Wolf has earned her own talk show series on Netflix, and today, she’s announced as the 2018 keynote speaker for the annual White House Correspondents Dinner. This is true news. https://t.co/CCQkciq5bl — Michelle Wolf (@michelleisawolf) February 22, 2018 […]
Don’t hold your breath on President Donald Trump attending this year’s White House Correspondents Dinner: the association of journalists that throws the annual clambake just announced ‘The Daily Show’s Michelle Wolf to host. Trump previously...Show More Summary
President Trump’s missives have the power to shock — and none more so than his reply to an invitation to attend the annual dinner put on next month by the Gridiron Club, an elite group of top Washington journalists. His surprising answer? A simple “yes.” A president’s decision to attend the swanky, white-tie affair — in […]
DISPATCHES FROM AMERICA’S LATE-NIGHT CONSCIENCE: Jimmy Kimmel didn’t spare many feelings at the  White House Correspondents’ Dinner 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
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 »
"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 comedian and “Muslim correspondent” has blasted President Donald Trump's anti-Muslim actions.