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‘Nerd Prom’ – Behind the Scenes of the White House Correspondents Dinner

By Connie Lawn A premier of a very unusual documentary was held on April 9 at the E Street Cinema in Washington, D.C. It is called "Nerd Prom-the Movie" and is a detailed documentary of the behind-the-scenes hoopla surrounding the White House Correspondents Dinner, which has now grown to a week of over 40 parties [...]

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‘Nerd Prom’ documentary skewers White House Correspondents’ dinner

By Kendall Breitman A new documentary aims to draw back the curtain on one of Washington’s most over-the-top annual spectacles: the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. In recent years, the dinner has become quite a production, growing from a small gathering of 50 in 1921 to 2,600 attendees in 2014, complete with Hollywood celebrities and lavish [...]

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Patrick Gavin’s documentary, Nerd Prom, looks at White House Correspondents’ Association dinner

Former Politico reporter Patrick Gavin has a new documentary about the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner. "Nerd Prom" is a chronicle of the annual event and the people who participate in the nearly week-long party. Click here to view the video.

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White House Correspondents’ Dinner becomes ‘Nerd Prom, the Movie’

By Jennifer Harper - Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Uh oh, the White House Correspondents’ Dinner is only 17 days off. This means that the press, pundits, political operatives, lawmakers, military brass, broadcasters, policy wonks and curious celebrities are beginning to fidget over an annual spring rite that draws 3,000 “correspondents” to the nation’s capital. Yes, [...]

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A White House Correspondent’s Documentary Is Surprisingly Bad-Ass

By Andrew Beaujon | April 1, 2015 Back when he covered the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner as a reporter for Politico, Patrick Gavin says, he was “king of the clown question,” asking attendees things like “Are you excited to meet Justin Bieber?” Part of making his new documentary about the event, Nerd Prom,was, Gavin [...]

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New Film To Blast White House Correspondents’ Dinner

On Thursday, April 9, Nerd Prom: Inside Washington Wildest Week, a new film by a former Politico reporter will debut at Landmark E Street Cinema in downtown Washington. Those who like the White House Correspondents’ Dinner and the relentless parties surrounding it — think WHCD party mobster Tammy Haddad, who hosts her infamous annual garden brunch — [...]

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Nerd Prom Promises to Reveal the Real Story Behind the WHCA Dinner

By Corinne Grinapol Like any other prom, the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner — dubbed Nerd Prom, despite its ever increasing Hollywood-ification — requires prep. But in addition to dress and suit fittings, the day-of hair and nails, there will be the scores of posts and articles to ensure we’re well-versed in every minutiae of [...]

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New Documentary Threatens to Expose What Really Goes on Inside Washington’s Biggest Party

With a mix of political bigwigs and buzz worthy celebs, the White House Correspondents' Association dinner marries politics with Hollywood ... and now, one reporter is exposing what really goes on at DC's biggest party. We've got your exclusive first look at "Nerd Prom: Inside Washington's Wildest Week" a new documentary investigating the over-the-top festivities that [...]

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New Film Explores ‘Washington’s Wildest Week’

By Christina Wilkie | Posted: 02/12/2015 1:51 pm EST WASHINGTON -- Once a year, Washington parties like it's Hollywood. Now this annual shindig, the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, is the subject of a new documentary. "Nerd Prom: Inside Washington's Wildest Week" will be released April 10, a few weeks ahead of the correspondents dinner. [...]

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Our Anniversary Interview With Patrick Gavin

Our Anniversary Interview With Patrick Gavin Corinne Grinapol on Jan. 14, 2015 - 12:02 PM It’s hard to believe it’s already been 10 years since FishbowlDC first popped up in Washington — back when blogging was still somewhat of a foreign concept. Plenty has changed since 2005 and the DC media scene is nearly unrecognizable [...]

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