STYLE  ·   April 26, 2012

Why are celebrities invited to the White House Correspondents’ dinner?

- The Hollywood-comes-to-Washington tradition began about 25 years ago when a reporter upped the glamour quotient of the D.C. dinner meant for “nerds.” ()

- The Hollywood-comes-to-Washington tradition began about 25 years ago when a reporter upped the glamour quotient of the D.C. dinner meant for “nerds.” ()

Why are celebrities invited to the White House Correspondents’ dinner? (1:41)

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