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#NerdProm’s Top 7 Best Moments

Believe it or not, there was some glimmer of hope this year, some sense that perhaps things won't continue on a downward trajectory. 1.) The president finally accepted/recognized the dinner for what it is: A video posted by @nerdprom on Apr 27, 2015 at 8:46am PDT 2.) Celebrities started recognizing it for what it is: [...]

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The People/TIME Magazine Swag Bag

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#NerdProm’s Worst Moments

It's over. Another White House Correspondents' Week is in the can. Let's look back, shall we? Here are the worst things I saw last week: 1.) This tweet: This encompasses why I love the #whcd https://t.co/VWdBwKypuF — christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) April 26, 2015 2.) This reality: Only on Twitter can Armenian genocide and White House [...]

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Washington’s worst night

Consider this hypothetical: You are a consultant. You do damage control. You work to improve the public image of clients who have nowhere to go but up. Your client shows up fresh off some image-tarnishing scandal. The public is disgusted. Your client asks, “How can I win back hearts and minds?” And then comes your [...]

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Washington’s “Nerd Prom” comes under protest

In advance of Saturday's White House Correspondents' Association's annual dinner, protestors confronted the event with signs calling on the Association to dole out more money in scholarships and for news organizations to spend less money on the week's lavish parties. Watch:

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Journalists, politicians mingle in ‘Nerd Prom’

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Is it “just a dinner?”

There are two schools of thought on the White House Corrrespondents' Association's annual dinner. The first maintains that it is a tacky self-celebration that sends the wrong message to Americans about the political and media elite in town. The second says, "Eh, its just a dinner. Don't make a mountain out of a mole hill." [...]

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‘I Love Washington, I Just Don’t Want to go to Dinner With it’

By Chris Ariens “Fox & Friends” weekend anchor Tucker Carlsonhasn’t been to the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner since 2006. He’s usually off hunting or fishing in far flung places. He won’t be going tomorrow night either. Why not? “I love the coziness of Washington…I love the fact you can get real information here. I [...]

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A cast of thousands: Even Walking Dead poised to party at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

By Jennifer Harper Heads up now, they're on the way. Donald Trump, Jane Fonda, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, Martha Stewart, U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus and the cast of "The Walking Dead" are among the 2,600 guests bound for the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday night. The "WHCD" is that kind of event — [...]

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The Panic Over the D.C. Nerd Prom Is What Makes Washington Ridiculous

By Jason Zengerle This Saturday night, I will not be at the White House Correspondents' Dinner—that annual black-tie celebration (and self-celebration) of the political press corps that brings together Washington and Hollywood at the Hilton where Ronald Reagan was shot. I didn't go to the WHCD last year, nor did I go the year before that. [...]

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