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Posted at 04:48 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Quoted: Martin Short on his mistaken identity faux pas in Washington

There, there. We might have made the same mistake, too.

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Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Quoted: Diane Keaton on the White House Correspondents’ dinner

She lurrrrrved it!

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Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 04/30/2012

White House Correspondents’ fashion, analysis, chats with the stars, more coverage

Buns! Tinsel! Backlash to the president’s speech! More Kim Kardashian!

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Posted at 09:56 PM ET, 04/29/2012

White House Correspondents’ weekend: You can’t fight it, so just go with the flow (photos)

Yes, the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner is decadent and depraved. But surrender — try to make the best of it. Some highlights from a star-studded weekend.

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Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 04/29/2012

George Clooney works hard at Correspondents' dinner, makes it look easy

We have a lot to learn from Clooney.

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Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 04/29/2012

President Obama’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech (Video)

The president joked about the Secret Service scandal, and Mitt Romney’s dog.

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Posted at 12:34 AM ET, 04/29/2012

Jimmy Kimmel’s White House Correspondents’ speech gets some good laughs (video)

Jimmy Kimmel’s White House Correspondents’ dinner speech gets some good laughs.

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Posted at 11:31 PM ET, 04/28/2012

Diane Keaton luuuuurves ‘Annie Hall’ jokes at White House Correspondents’ Dinner

When a journalist cornered Diane Keaton with some lines from her best-known film, she didn’t shy away.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:31 PM ET, 04/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:36 PM ET, 04/28/2012

Woody Harrelson, Kate Upton, Charlize Theron brave crowds at Correspondents’ dinner pre-parties

Woody Harrelson had his game face on as the crowds pressed in around him.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:36 PM ET, 04/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 04/28/2012

Lindsay Lohan on track for Correspondents’ dinner

The nation’s capital breaths a sigh of relief.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 04/27/2012

White House Correspondents’ dinner celebrity guests: A-list overload, red-carpet gridlock

A big list of names expected at the annual dinner, not that you’ll ever keep track.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:00 AM ET, 04/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 04/24/2012

Update: Lindsay Lohan to attend Correspondents’ dinner with defense attorney

So maybe the VIP lineup isn’t that safe and predictable after all.

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Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 04/23/2012

Oh, you again: Celebs making repeat appearances at White House Correspondents’ Association dinner

They’re back -- and ready for their close-ups

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Posted at 04:00 AM ET, 03/12/2012

Louis C.K. and the peril of Washington media dinners

The raunchy comedian drops off the roster for the Radio & TV Correspondents banquet; but we’ve seen these kinds of messes before when Beltway journalists try to host parties.

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 02/23/2012

David Cross claims he did coke in front of president — and room full of journalists

Do we believe him?

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Posted at 07:31 PM ET, 11/01/2011

Read this: Jimmy Kimmel signs on for WHCA dinner

He knows how to handle an unruly crowd.

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Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 05/12/2011

In other news: Mary Tyler Moore has brain surgery; Donald Trump explains his mirthless WHCD demeanor

The actress, 74, has a benign tumor known as a meningioma.

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Posted at 06:25 PM ET, 05/03/2011

In other news: Big numbers for WHCD speeches; Wills and Kate back to business

Obama’s speech breaks C-SPAN’s records.

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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 05/03/2011

Quoted: Donald Trump on his glum WHCD face

Really, he was honored by the jokes at his expense — he just thinks it’s best not to smile.

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Posted at 09:26 PM ET, 05/01/2011

Sean & ScarJo share love with press, but Hollywood crowds out Washington at many WHCD parties

The stars that once decorated the White House Correspondents’ dinner now dominate it, and the free-form mingle has been velvet-roped into submission.

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Posted at 07:50 PM ET, 05/01/2011

Donald Trump vs. Sarah Palin at White House Correspondent’s parties: The jokes on who?

Is it better when everyone jokes about you---or not?

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Posted at 05:16 AM ET, 05/01/2011

White House Correspondent’s Dinner round-up: ScarJo and Sean Penn are very much together — and other VIP observations

The early deets on tonight’s shindig.

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Posted at 04:30 AM ET, 05/01/2011

White House Correspondent’s Dinner: Obama and Meyers bring the pain to Trump

The hair, the accent, the ties — nothing was spared.

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Posted at 02:33 AM ET, 05/01/2011

Obama’s speech at White House Correspondents’ dinner (video)

He let the screen do a lot of the talking.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:33 AM ET, 05/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:32 AM ET, 05/01/2011

White House Correspondents’ dinner: Seth Meyers mocks C-SPAN, Obama, James O’Keefe.

Extra points for the Will.i.am and Ginni Thomas gags.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:32 AM ET, 05/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 04/30/2011

Sarah Palin is surprise guest at White House Correspondents’ weekend parties

And what are all these parties about anyway? Some scenes from Friday night and Saturday morning.

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Posted at 06:23 PM ET, 04/28/2011

Forget the celebs: Will the president be funny at the White House Correspondent’s dinner?

The WHCD allows the president — under the guise of humor — to address the news of the day, tease the loyal opposition, and basically, make us like him.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:23 PM ET, 04/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 04/27/2011

White House Correspondents’ dinner guests: Why’d they get invited?

Probing the dynamics of why celebrities get invited to the big media-political happening.

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Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 04/23/2011

Read this: The lives of D.C. paparazzi; British ladies’ hats; Lohan sentenced

Other essential news in the Washington Post.

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Posted at 09:20 PM ET, 04/19/2011

White House Correspondents’ dinner 2011: Bristol Palin, Sean Penn, Kate Hudson, Steven Tyler; more celebs than correspondents?

Kate Hudson, Sean Penn, Steven Tyler and Bristol Palin are among stars expected at White House Correspondents’ dinner.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:20 PM ET, 04/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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