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White House Correspondents Dinner

  1. roll clip!
    WHCD’s Non-Comedian Host Wants Comedians to Return As Soon As Humanly Possible“We need them now more than ever.”
  2. potus
    Third Time’s a Charm! Trump Is Skipping the White House Correspondents’ Dinner“The dinner is so boring and so negative,” he argued. Sure, buddy.
  3. politics
    Sam Bee’s Not the White House Correspondents Dinner Returns in April, SnowflakesIt will air the same time as this year’s WHCD.
  4. politics
    Trump and Michelle Wolf Spar on Twitter After WHCD AnnouncementAnd now, Michelle Wolf and Donald Trump are trading insults on Twitter.
  5. Michelle Wolf Couldn’t Escape D.C. Fast EnoughAfter the Correspondents’ Dinner, a merciful break from politics for the host of Netflix’s The Break With Michelle Wolf.
  6. last night on late night
    Michelle Wolf Spoke ‘Truth’ at the Correspondents’ Dinner, Says Bill MaherHe also said she did “a great job.”
  7. white house correspondents' dinner
    Here’s What Mike Pence Thought of Michelle Wolf’s WHCD JokesThe comedian’s comments about Mike Pence — or to use her words, a “weird little guy” — have now entered the arena.
  8. white house correspondents' dinner
    Michelle Wolf Defends WHCD Jokes: ‘I Didn’t Want to Cater to the Room’A friend advised her, “Be true to yourself. Never apologize. Burn it to the ground.”
  9. Seth Meyers and Trevor Noah Defend Michelle Wolf: “She Is Filthy and She […]This year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner host Michelle Wolf has been the target of much outrage and debate since she gave a perfectly […]
  10. last night on late night
    Seth Meyers Confirms Michelle Wolf Is Mean. That’s Why Her WHCD Set Was So Good.“If you ask me, Sarah Huckabee Sanders got off easy.”
  11. politics
    Wendy Williams Knows Where You Can Go If You Think Michelle Wolf Went Too FarOkay, but what does Rachel Ray have to say about all this?
  12. Why the White House Correspondents’ Dinner Should Go OnThe dinner has ballooned to an oddball mix of celebs and politicians, but there have been moments where comedy allowed speakers to cut to the truth.
  13. controversies
    WHCA Issues Statement to Members Criticizing Michelle Wolf’s Monologue“I also have heard from members expressing dismay with the entertainer’s monologue and concerns about how it reflects on our mission.”
  14. No, Michelle Wolf Didn’t Mock Sarah Huckabee Sanders’s LooksWhy the criticism of Wolf’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner roast is so maddening.
  15. on comedy
    Michelle Wolf’s Jokes Discomfited the Correspondents’ Association President“Some of them made me uncomfortable.”
  16. on comedy
    Michelle Wolf Is Already Defending Her Sarah Huckabee Sanders JokesFrom the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
  17. Michelle Wolf’s Best Jokes at the 2018 White House Correspondents’ DinnerIt was ballsy and wonderful.
  18. tv
    Michelle Wolf Burns Everyone at the White House Correspondents’ DinnerNot even being Rachel Maddow could save you.
  19. white house correspondents' dinner
    Kathy Griffin Will Be at the White House Correspondents’ DinnerShe probably won’t be allowed to bring a bag, though.
  20. Michelle Wolf Will Host This Year’s White House Correspondents’ DinnerMichelle Wolf is having a very busy 2018 – in addition to landing a weekly late night series at Netflix, she also just landed the toughest […]
  21. book excerpt
    What It Was Like Trying to Get President Obama to Tell a Dick JokeAn excerpt from Obama speechwriter David Litt’s memoir, about what it was like writing for the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
  22. good one podcast
    What It Was Like Writing Jokes for President ObamaAnd why Donald Trump shouldn’t skip the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
  23. Hasan Minhaj Took a Job No One Wanted“I was told repeatedly, ‘Don’t go after POTUS, don’t roast the administration in absentia.’”
  24. Hasan Minhaj Roasts the Press at the White House Correspondents’ DinnerOver the weekend, Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj took on the toughest gig in comedy by hosting this year’s Trump-free White House […]
  25. jokes
    Hasan Minhaj’s Best Jokes at the 2017 White House Correspondents’ DinnerThe Daily Show correspondent roasted Trump in absentia.
  26. white house correspondents' dinner
    The Daily Show’s Hasan Minhaj Will Host the White House Correspondents’ DinnerThe event is scheduled for April 29, and Trump is not planning to attend.
  27. ‘The Daily Show’s Hasan Minhaj Will Host This Year’s White House […]Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj just signed on for one of the toughest comedy gigs of the year. According to The New York Times, Minhaj […]
  28. Here’s the First Promo for Samantha Bee’s ‘Not the White House […]In January it was announced that Full Frontal host Samantha Bee was planning an alternative event to this year’s White House Correspondents’ […]
  29. Anthony Atamanuik Wants to Play Trump at This Year’s White House […]Since Donald Trump became president, this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner seemed pretty much doomed to be terrible. First Samantha […]
  30. on comedy
    Larry Wilmore: ‘Huge Opportunity’ for a Comedian to Host Correspondents’ Dinner“My goodness, this would be the year to absolutely take that [invite] if you were asked.”
  31. on comedy
    John Oliver Has Nothing But ‘Contempt’ for White House Correspondents’ DinnerMaybe don’t ask him to host.
  32. expressing interest
    Stephen Colbert Jockeys for Hosting Gig at Trump’s Correspondents’ DinnerWith a first time like his, how could he resist?
  33. Samantha Bee Will Host a ‘Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner’ […]Full Frontal host Samantha Bee has decided to be proactive about the mystery of whether or not President Trump will continue the tradition of […]
  34. last night on late night
    Watch Seth Meyers Roast Trump at the 2011 White House Correspondents’ Dinner“Donald Trump has been saying that he will run for president as a Republican, which is surprising since I just assumed he was running as a joke.”
  35. Larry Wilmore and the History of the Insurgent Host Depending on who you ask, Larry Wilmore either bombed horribly at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, or he was the best host in nearly a […]
  36. Watch Larry Wilmore Roast the Press at the White House Correspondents’ […]The Nightly Show’s Larry Wilmore hosted the White House Correspondents’ Dinner over the weekend, and even though President Obama was a tough […]
  37. white house correspondents' dinner
    Broad City, Kendall Jenner to Attend WHC DinnerThey’re some of the many celebs who will attend “Nerd Prom” this year.
  38. Larry Wilmore to Host the 2016 White House Correspondents’ DinnerThe Nightly Show’s Larry Wilmore just landed another big TV gig. The White House Correspondents’ Association revealed today that Wilmore has […]
  39. politics
    Justice Scalia Loved Colbert’s WHCD RoutineAs Colbert told Howard Stern.
  40. Watch Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key at the White House […]SNL’s Cecily Strong headlined as guest comedian at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner over the weekend, and even with an uptight crowd who […]
  41. Cecily Strong to Headline 2015’s White House Correspondents’ DinnerSNL’s Cecily Strong just set a fancy gig for next year. USA Today reports that Strong has signed on to headline as the guest comedian at next […]
  42. white house correspondents' dinner
    Cecily Strong to Host Correspondents’ DinnerCan she ever get a Saturday off?
  43. Watch Joel McHale’s White House Correspondents Dinner SpeechCommunity star and The Soup host Joel McHale hosted the 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner over the weekend, and you can watch his entire […]
  44. memories
    Rewatch Stephen Colbert Relentlessly Roast President George W. BushOne of the highlights of the first part of his career.
  45. white house correspondents' dinner
    Joel McHale to Host the White House Correspondents’ DinnerWonder if they’ll serve Soup.
  46. Joel McHale to Host the 2014 White House Correspondents DinnerThe Soup host and Community star Joel McHale has been named the host of this year’s White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner, the […]
  47. Conan O’Brien to Host the White House Correspondents’ Dinner This Year Conan O’Brien has been tapped to host the 2013 White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the annual event that sees a comedian performing before […]
  48. Seth Meyers Shows How to Best Shake Obama’s Hand Like an Idiot It must be nerve-racking to meet the President. What if you are walking up to show him your new pen and you slip on the rug and stab him in […]
  49. Jimmy Kimmel’s Too ‘Offensive’ Correspondents’ Dinner Jokes There are a couple ways a comedian in a roast like situation can offend. Sure, a joke could be too crass for the audience, which definitely […]
  50. political animals
    Uggie Is Going to the White House Correspondents DinnerAnd hopes to meet Obama.
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