Tag: whca

Dumb Idiot White House Correspondents’ Association Sucks Up To Trump. We Mean MORE.

The WHCA seems to think it can still develop a very productive relationship with the press. Um, really?

Sunday Bloody NYT Sunday: Special Joe Biden Rides His Vette To The WHCD Edition

Since it was Nerd Prom aka the White House Correspondents' Association dinner last night, your Twitter timeline was already full of all the barbs and jabs and gentle ribbing that Obama put into his speech, but the the Old...

Charles Krauthammer To Bill O’Reilly: Let Obama Golf

Perhaps you were on the Internet lately while the White House Correspondents Association worked itself into a frenzied moan of TRANZPARENCEEEEEEEEY about the truly important issue of the day: that dastardly Nobumer wouldn't let them take pictures of his...

NPR REPORTERS WILL NOT HAVE TO WIPE GIBBS-SPITTLE OFF OF THEIR HIPSTER BUDDY HOLLY GLASSES: "Newsertainment" organization Fox has been assigned Helen Thomas's old front-row seat in the fetid White House press room by the WHCA. This means that...

White House Transcriptionists Beg For Trade Group Leadership Role

The race for who will rule the captured souls of the White House Correspondents' Association has begun, and it is almost exactly like regular politics. Ballots aren't due until July 15, but WHCA reporters are whispering these actual things...

A Children’s Treasury Of Stupid BlackBerry & Polaroid Photos From Correspondents’ Dinner-Related Parties

There was no news this weekend. The only thing that happened was that a local trade association held its annual banquet, which, for some reason (shameless prostitution) the entire American media establishment had to attend. Jay Leno, also. And...

Fine, Here’s Your Barack Obama Comedy Routine

White House Correspondents' Banquet! It was like a massive oil spill, but of shit, instead of oil. Last we heard from Jim Newell was at 12:44 a.m., by the way: "I am at msnbc afterparty. There are hamburgers and...

Jay Leno Fondly Recalls Grab-Ass By George W. Bush

America's favorite funnyman and backstabbing corporate ass-kisser, Jay Leno, is sure excited about being the hired entertainment at the Washington press corps' trade-show banquet! One thing that's great is you get to glad-hand a bunch of politicians and entertainment...

POLITICO Somehow Beats Expectations, Writes Ten Million Words About Upcoming Reporter Party In Single Night

Good morning! Let's start the day with a look at the ol' POLITICO top stories e-mail... oh dear sweet jesus god. If you thought POLITICO wouldn't create a new major section of its website just for coverage of an...

HAHAHHAA OH MAN, HERE'S YOUR NIGHTCAP OF HORROR! Of course they did this! STAB and TWIST and KILL the hippies! "The White House Correspondents' Association plans to announce Friday morning that Jay Leno will headline their annual pols-stars-and-reporters dinner...

Obama Secures U.S. Rum Supply

While we do not condone presidential participation in the idiot follies of the White House Correspondents Association Dinner, which should end each year with the detonation of a dozen limo bombs, we have not run any photos this year...

The Awl vs. Wonkette: White House Correspondents Dinners and Promo Reels

Two issues "on the table" in this week's heads-a-bloggin' exchange between your editor and Choire Sicha: that goddamned White House Correspondents Association Dinner/Jerkoff, and a curious new marketing video put out by our former employers at Gawker Media. Who...