According to this story from Rebel Wilson, our fine congress people aren’t quite as savvy as you think they are. For example, they didn’t recognize Rebel Wilson, despite the fact she starred in Pitch Perfect — a movie I’m sure all their children watch every single day. More
Topic: White House Correspondents Dinner
Conan O’Brien killed it at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner this weekend, but there were some great moments that didn’t involve Conan. Namely, this mind-bending Lincoln spoof in which Steven Spielberg discusses his plans to direct Obama, a biopic about our current president. More
We’ve been raving about Seth Meyers‘ terrific monologue at Saturday’s White House Correspondent’s Dinner left and right. The success of the event is a testament to Seth’s crew of super-stellar comedy writers,* one of whom is Chappelle’s Show co-creator Neal Brennan. Neal posted this video about getting to meet the Obamas at a cocktail reception (he greeted our President with a “Hey Man,” and now he’s on the No-Fly List) — and goodness is Barack Obama ever an awesome guy. Watch through to the end for a hilarious Jon Hamm-related payoff.
*We’re especially impressed with the female writers… juuust kidding, there weren’t any. More
Kim Kardashian is getting death threats from Justin Bieber fans after the teen popster posted a picture of the two of them at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner over the weekend and jokingly called her his girlfriend. Well, she should … More
When Obama referenced the cast of Jersey Shore during Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, he wasn’t exactly giving the MTV reality stars a compliment. “The following individuals shall be excluded from the indoor tanning tax within this bill: Snooki, JWOWW, … More
Every year, the White House Correspondents Dinner is the biggest night in Washington, D.C., promising the most celebrity appearances and parties to hit the nation’s capital outside of Barack Obama’s Inauguration. Celebs need to be invited to the black tie … More