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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘White House Correspondents’ Dinner’

Tara Lipinski Joins Other Big Names In This Year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Olympic figure skater Tara Lipinski was back in the spotlight for a bit as she showed up at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Lipinski calmly answered reporters’ questions about being invited to the WHCD, the events she’ll be attending that week as well as her fashion options for these types of gatherings. The NBC sports commentator talked about how she …

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Keegan-Michael Key Brings The White House Down As Obama’s Anger Translator

All eyes were understandably on President Obama during the White House Correspondents Dinner, but it was Keegan-Michael Key who stole the show. Before the president started his speech, he announced that he hired an “anger translator” and out came Key. The Michigan native is known for the Comedy Central show Key & Peele. The 30-minute show is popular for its …

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Cecily Strong, Of ‘SNL’ Fame, Will Host White House Correspondents’ Dinner

She has held her own against her peers at Saturday Night Live, but Cecily Strong will soon face her toughest challenge yet when she hosts this year’s White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. The 31-year-old is a surprising choice to host the annual dinner. She’s not a stand-up comedian like her SNL co-host Seth Meyer, nor is she a known host …

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Jessica Simpson Shows Off Some Leg At White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Jessica Simpson isn’t the first person you’d expect to see at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. In fact, you might think the singer/actress wouldn’t show up to the event at all. Show up she did though and she even managed to show off some leg to the world. It was reported earlier that Simpson and fiance Eric Johnson attend the …

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Jessica Simpson Shows Slim Figure, Down 50 Pounds

Jessica Simpson showed off a toned, sleek figure at the White House Correspondents’ dinner last night in Washington D.C. With her fiancé Eric Johnson on her arm, Jessica, 33, wowed as she breezed by in a strapless floor-length, flower-patterned dress. Jessica is famously known as the face of Weight Watchers, a program she dedicated herself to after the birth of …

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Jessica Simpson Sizzles at White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Jessica Simpson exuded class at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, and she added some sizzle to that class with her newly define waistline and stunning figure. She and fiance Eric Johnson attended the gala together, but all eyes were on Jess and her strapless floor-length Carolina Herrera flowered gown. She accessorized her look with a …

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Joel McHale Addresses Hosting Rumors

Who knew that stepping down from hosting a late night show could become trendy? First it was Jay Leno, then Dave Letterman and now Craig Ferguson has decided to quit his gig as a talk show host. Obviously the role has to be filled and Joel McHale is one of the names that keeps popping up as replacement. McHale, however, …

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Jimmy Kimmel and Wife Molly Expecting a Baby

Jimmy Kimmel revealed that he and new wife Molly McNearney are expecting their first child on a taping of The Ellen DeGeneres Show set to air Wednesday.. “I’m having a baby…wait I want to finish…with Ellen,” he joked. “No, I decided to have the first one with my wife.” The couple — who got engaged in 2012 in South Africa …

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Palin: ‘Nerd Prom’ Hashtag Aimed at Correspondents Dinner

Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin continued her bid for attention this week by attempting to insult the press via Twitter. The former vice presidential candidate Tweeted that the White House Correspondents’ Dinner was “pathetic” and stated that those attending are “assclowns.” She also referred to the event using the ‘nerd prom’ hashtag. She also expounded upon her tweet on Facebook, …

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‘House of Cards’ Spoof Kicks Off White House Correspondents’ Dinner

If you missed the annual White House Correspondents Dinner this weekend, here’s what you need to know: Conan O’Brien hosted, and he was pretty good. As was the President, who had some good jokes about Michele Bachmann, birthers, and Michelle Obama’s bangs. He even made a joke about BuzzFeed. The whole thing was kicked off by a House of Cards …

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Barbara Walters Really Does Struggle With The Word “Treat”

Last weekend, the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner went off without a hitch, as celebrities, politicians, and members of the mainstream media gathered to be roasted by the likes of Jimmy Kimmel and even President Obama himself. As always, after the event was over, some people felt the need to dissect the comedy routines and discuss which jokes were appropriate …

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Jimmy Kimmel’s Correspondents’ Dinner Speech Is Absolute Gold

On Saturday, distinguished members of the media, politicians, celebrities, and the first family gathered for one of the more interesting nights on the political calendar each year. The White House Correspondent’s Dinner has (traditionally) been held on the last Saturday in April since 1920, and fifteen different presidents have attended the dinner since its inception. In recent years, the dinner …

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