White House Correspondents' Dinner

Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association Annual Dinner. President Obama poked… read more

Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association Annual Dinner. President Obama poked fun at himself and his Republican rivals and included jokes about a passage from his autobiography where he had eaten dog as a boy living in Indonesia. The president also said Mitt Romney would probably consider the dinner’s location, the Washington Hilton, a “fixer upper.” Following the president’s remarks, comedian Jimmy Kimmel took to the stage, joking about the president’s ears, the first lady’s fitness campaign, and dinner attendees. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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White House Correspondents' Dinner

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Program ID:
305614-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 28, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 29, 2012

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  • Apr 28, 2012 | 9:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 28, 2012 | 10:15pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 28, 2012 | 11:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 28, 2012 | 11:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 12:54am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 5:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 6:13am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 10:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 6:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 6:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 7:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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