Once again Trump showed his street smarts when he decided to forgo the WH Correspondent’s Dinner. It is reported that the WH staff is not attending as well. In the past a relatively good-hearted roast, it was sure to be an unpleasant event for the President. This goes to prove the disdain the Press has for the office.
The White House Correspondents’ Association announced on Tuesday that comedian Hasan Minhaj will perform at this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner…
Jeff Mason, president of the White House Correspondents’ Association, was thrilled that Minhaj was picked to perform at the dinner.
“I am thrilled that Hasan will serve as our featured entertainer at this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner,” Mason said. “Hasan’s smarts, big heart, and passion for press freedom make him the perfect fit for our event, which will be focused on the First Amendment and the importance of a robust and independent media.”[…]