Once, and only once, in 2011, have I attended the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner in Washington, D.C., on the grounds, as I explained then, that Voltaire is said to have cited when he declined a second invitation to an orgy: once a philosopher, twice a pervert. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Mia Love (R-Utah) will pay back taxpayers for weekend plane tickets she bought to attend the White House Correspondents' Dinner earlier this year. Love said she would repay the more than $1,000 in tickets after The...Show More Summary
People have been wondering why President Obama hasn't been more vocal about Donald Trump. Perhaps it's because he already buried Trump at the White House Correspondents Dinner. Produced by Devan Joseph Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Meghan McCain must have missed the memo when all the journalists at the White House Correspondents Dinner solemnly swore in April "not to talk about Hillary's appearance... because that is not journalism," as prompted by comedian host...Show More Summary
As legend goes, everyone in the room hated Stephen Colbert's 2006 White House Correspondents' Dinner routine routine. But as Colbert told Howard Stern today, that's not quite true — at least one staunch conservative went crazy for Colbert's jokes. "Antonin Scalia," Colbert said, recalling the rare few who congratulated him... More »
President Barack Obama turns 54 on August 4th. Over the years we've seen Obama's more humorous side especially at the White House Correspondents' dinners. The guy can deliver a joke. For example, here's what he told the crowd at the 2009 Correspondents' Dinner: "All this change hasn't been easy. Show More Summary
I have a crush on a dead president. It started innocently on Twitter. As the White House Correspondents Dinner was unfolding last year, I clicked on the #WHCD hashtag to follow the fatuous horror in real time. This tweet stuck out, and not just because of the bold-faced name attached to it: It was funny, […]
At the 2011 White House Correspondents Dinner, guest performer Seth Meyers joked that he was surprised presidential hopeful Donald Trump was thinking about running as a Republican since Meyers just assumed Trump "was running as a joke." The...Show More Summary
After his surprise appearance at this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner, it made sense to see President Barack Obama's anger translator Luther on last night's season premiere of Key & Peele. But the debut of Hillary Clinton's anger translator Savannah was unexpected.
We haven't heard that much about Russell Wilson and Ciara's relationship, until now. The pair, who made their public debut as a couple back in April as they walked the red carpet at the White House Correspondents' Dinner together, were rumored to have ended their romance as soon as it started. Show More Summary
Barack Obama poked good humor at some of those extreme conservative perceptions of his presidency at the White House Correspondents Dinner last month. In doing so, he threw a bit of the spotlight on Bernie Sanders. "I like Bernie. Bernie's an interesting guy. Show More Summary
Photo of Killer Mike before the White House Correspondents' Dinner via Instagram UPDATE: Mike has shared an update. "I can't run," he says. "Unfortunately, they're not gonna let it work." Apparently, in order to actually get elected, he'd have to officially enter the race as a "write in" instead of just having people write his name in. Show More Summary
Photo of Killer Mike before the White House Correspondents' Dinner via Instagram During his appearances on "Real Time With Bill Maher" and CNN, at his university lectures, in his writing, and in his lyrics, Killer Mike has made a strong case for himself as a political force. Show More Summary
Whether attending the White House Correspondents' Dinner or traveling to India, Michelle Obama always makes sure she's a First Lady in style
Rumor: Photograph shows Michelle Obama texting at the White House Correspondents' Dinner while other guests have their hands over their hearts.
Pamela Anderson on the White House Correspondents Dinner Red Carpet by angela n. is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. George Washington famously and understandably despised and avoided the airs of royalty, and would have none of them during his presidency. Show More Summary
Ciara and her new boo Russell Wilson made waves when they showed up together for the White House Correspondent’s dinner a few weeks back (click HERE if you missed that). The songstress, who’s also been creating quite a buzz with her Jackie tour, hasn’t been seen with her boo in a while, cause many to […] Straight From The A [SFTA] - Atlanta Entertainment Industry Gossip & News
Listen to this companion podcast on SiriusXM POTUS 124. As the White House Correspondents' Dinner reliably demonstrates, performance is the new politics. By tapping comedy, drama and other forms of storytelling influencers can access...Show More Summary
Keegan-Michael Key of Comedy Central's Key & Peele has stayed pretty quiet about how his surprise appearance as President Barack Obama's "Anger Translator" at this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner came together. But TMZ caught up with the comedian over the weekend and got him to spill some details.
When I first heard I’d been invited to the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, I thought my publicist had gone insane. Surely it must be a mistake, but it was real. When they said I couldn’t bring my wife, I said, “I ain’t going.” But...Show More Summary