President Obama‘s comedic chops were on display during the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner over the weekend. With politicians, celebrities, and journalists mingling at the “nerd prom,” the president’s jokes on Hillary Clinton, Dick Cheney, Joe Biden, and more fit perfectly into his segment. While the president was happy to talk about some of his […]


Saturday Night Live cast member and Chicago native Cecily Strong told some pretty brutal jokes at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner Saturday night. One observation, however, about the extrajudicial killing of Black men in the United States seemingly pushed the boundaries and buttons of many of those in attendance. SEE ALSO:  Civil Rights Group To […]

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Some call it the “Nerd Prom,” others call it the “Oscars of D.C.” Now, a new documentary by Patrick Gavin titled Nerd Prom: Inside Washington’s Wildest Week, explores the over-indulgent activities surrounding the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Director Patrick Gavin appeared on NewsOne Now to discuss the film and the “misguided priorities” of the […]