Hasan Minhaj's harshest burns at the White House correspondents' dinner - SFGate

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump wasn't there to roast in person at the White House correspondents' dinner. But that didn't stop the evening's entertainer, Hasan Minhaj. The comedian said at one point that he was told not to go after the president ...

Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without president - The Daily Star

WASHINGTON: Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter of past years because of the absence of the president of the ...

10 memorable lines from comedian Hasan Minhaj at the WHCA dinner - Quad City Times

President Donald Trump was a no-show at the first White House Correspondents' Association dinner of his presidency. But that didn't keep "Daily Show" comedian Hasan Minhaj from addressing "the elephant not in the room." Trump was a target for Minhaj ...

Beyond 100 days, Trump faces more legislative challenges - 680 News

WASHINGTON – After more than three months in office without passing any major legislation, President Donald Trump faces a week with a deadline to avert a government shutdown and the possibility of progress on health care. Trump has spent his first 100 ...

Trump returns to his base on day 100 for some recharging - News Talk Florida

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump is turning from his dramatic debut as an outsider president to focus on advancing his plans to cut taxes and get tough on trade deals. “We are not going to let other countries take advantage of us anymore ...

Toned-down White House press dinner carries on without Trump - Grand Forks Herald

Former Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward (L-R) and Carl Bernstein stand with White House Correspondents' Association President Jeff Mason of Reuters at the head table before the association's dinner in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst.

Hasan Minhaj Delivers White House Correspondents' Dinner Speech: 'No One Wanted to Do This' - Jezebel

The White House Correspondents' Dinner—or what our absent president called, “a large group of Hollywood actors and Washington media…consoling each other in a hotel ballroom”—occurred rather unnecessarily and awkwardly but still with plenty of ...

Donald Trump gets roasted at correspondents' dinner by comedian Hasan Minhaj - despite being no-show - Evening Standard

Hosts of the White House Correspondent's Dinner mercilessly mocked Donald Trump – despite him being a no-show. Mr Trump became the first President to skip the media dinner since 1981 when former President Ronald Reagan was recovering from an ...

Trump celebrates first 100 days with Pennsylvania rally - KWQC-TV6

WASHINGTON (NBC) - Saturday was President Donald Trump's 100th day in office, and to mark the occasion he held a rally in Pennsylvania. At a raucous rally in Harrisburg, Donald Trump played the hits, repeating the themes and promises from last year's ...

Samantha Bee got Will Ferrell to roast Trump - in character as George W. Bush - Chron.com

Samantha Bee's live "Full Frontal" event in Washington certainly was no White House correspondents' dinner. There was no president, at least a sitting one, and there wasn't really dinner (hors' d'oeuvres, mostly). But that's what she promised with her ...

Watch Hasan Minhaj Get “Presidential” at the 2017 White House Correspondents' Dinner - Flavorwire

“A lot of people told me, 'Hasan, if you go after the administration it would be petty, unfair, and childish.' In other words, presidential,” quipped Hasan Minhaj, host of the 2017 White House Correspondents' Dinner. The Senior Correspondent on The ...

WHCA Nuclear Option - Washington Times

Bob Woodward, left, talks with Carl Bernstein during the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, Saturday, April 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) more >. Print. By Charles Hurt - The Washington Times - Sunday, April 30, 2017.

Samantha Bee Hosted Event in a Custom Pantsuit -- as a Queen of Political Comedy Should - Yahoo Food

This “Very Special Episode” of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee was destined to hit us in the sweet spot. Bee's Correspondents' Dinner counter-programming pulled out all the stops. Will Ferrell reprising his SNL impersonation of George W. Bush! Allison ...

Will Ferrell Returned as George W. Bush at 'Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner' - Esquire.com

Saturday was the White House Correspondents' Dinner, hosted by the White House Correspondents' Association. It was also the "Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner," hosted by Full Frontal's Samantha Bee, an hour-long special that ran on TBS ...

Kellyanne Conway defends Trump's 100 day record - Daily Mail

Kellyanne Conway, one of President Donald Trump's closest advisers, said the commander in chief has kept his campaign promises during his first 100 days in office. Conway told 'Fox & Friends Weekend' on Sunday morning that it was apparent during ...

The Daily Show's Hasan Minhaj's Best Trump Jokes from the White House Correspondents Dinner - TV Guide (blog)

Donald Trump might not have been on-hand to appear at the White House Correspondent's Dinner, but that didn't stop the show. If anything, his absence freed the headlining comedian, The Daily Show star Hasan Minhaj, to take even harsher jabs at the ...

The best memes from the 2017 White House Correspondents Dinner - SFGate

It seemed like a recipe for a dud: No President Donald Trump, fewer celebrities and even a few less after parties. But, the White House Correspondents Dinner went off as it does every year, as journalists gathered in Washington, D.C., on Saturday to ...

For Journalists, Annual Dinner Serves Up Catharsis and Resolve - New York Times

Journalists stand at the presentation of the colors during the White House Correspondents' dinner on Saturday at the Washington Hilton. Credit Astrid Riecken/European Pressphoto Agency. WASHINGTON — Toward the end of his comic opus on the press, ...

Trump Celebrates First 100 Days by Lashing Out at Media - Yahoo News

U.S. President Donald Trump hit the road on Saturday to celebrate his first 100 days in the White House with cheering supporters at a campaign-style rally, touting his initial achievements and lashing out at critics. Trump told a Pennsylvania crowd he ...

Samantha Bee's Not the WHCD Resurrects Will Ferrell's Dubya Impression - TV Guide (blog)

To celebrate this weekend's White House Correspondent's Dinner in her own unique way, Samantha Bee launched a special episode of Full Frontal called Not the WHCD and brought some of her funniest friends along to pump up the press with her for the ...