Ever an excuse for Washington people to feel glamorous and for celebrities to feel political, the White House Correspondents' Dinner is shaping up to be a grand affair, with different news outlets jockeying for the most famous guests. There's no word yet on whether Anna Wintour will attend, as she ... More »
(1 month and 10 days ago)
She's back! After a long absence, Barbra Streisand will be returning as a celebrity guest to the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on Saturday. Her rep told us that the star will attend the annual banquet at the Washington Hilton as one of Michael Bloomberg's guests. Read full article >>
(28 days ago)
Criticism of this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner was served even before the filet and flounder. Broadcast legend Tom Brokaw told Politico that "the breaking point for me was Lindsay Lohan," a reference to the appearance last year of the troubled actress, who came as a guest of Fox's Greta Van Susteren. "She became a big star at the White House Correspondents'...
(15 days ago)
The South Korean pop star who took the internet by storm with "Gangnam Style" will be in attendance at Saturday night's White House Correspondents Dinner as a guest of CBS News. This marks PSY's second high-profile appearance in D.C., following his performance last year at the White House Christmas concert, which followed controversy over an anti-American song he rapped a...
(23 days ago)
Getting ready to do some star-sighting during the White House Correspondents' dinner weekend? Good luck. Media organizations are already touting the celebrities who have agreed to be their guests at the April 27 dinner with the president (and 3,000 others); this photo gallery shows you some of the names already leaking out. Read full article >>
(1 month and 9 days ago)
President Obama spent Saturday afternoon at the golf course, just a few hours before he is set to attend the White House Correspondents’ Dinner later this evening. The president golfed at Joint Base Andrews with former U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk and White House aides...
(23 days ago)
"The breaking point for me was Lindsay Lohan. She became a big star at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Give me a break." -- Tom Brokaw telling Politico why he's done, totally done, with the White House Correspondents' Association dinner. The veteran NBC newsman has recently become a vocal critic of the gaudy celebrity dominance of what used to be a media-political...
(24 days ago)
Obama poked fun at himself as well as some of his political adversaries during the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner attended by politicians, members of the media and Hollywood celebrities.
(22 days ago)
It's White House Correspondents Dinner weekend in Washington, that time when Hollywood descends on the nation's capitol and we all spend time awkwardly taking photographs of them. Also, President Obama and comedian Conan O'Brien will give speeches. (Check out our best Correspondents Dinner moments here.) Read full article >>
(23 days ago)
The weekend of the White House Correspondents' Dinner is nearly upon us. The "nerd prom," if you like, is the annual Washington black tie event at which the president and the media who cover the White House gather for an evening of jokes and dinner. (The Reliable Source tells you everything you need to know about the event here.) Read full article >>
(25 days ago)
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