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Thursday, May 24, 2018
Michelle Wolf
michelle wolf

Well, Good For Michelle Wolf, Anyway

Things are happening at warp speed these days, and maybe you’ve already moved on from comedian Michelle Wolf’s performance at last weekend’s White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. Alas, I haven’t. Not just yet. The annual dinner is that one night of the year when Washington journalists try to act as if it were perfectly normal […]

May 3, 2018
roast

No, Mr. President, The Roast Must Go On

Only Donald Trump could manage to justify the continued existence of the White House Correspondents Association dinner, a springtime ritual of journalistic self-indulgence that might just as well have ended years ago. By declaring the dinner “DEAD”– after yet another humiliating comic takedown of him and his enablers – the president is testing his authoritarian […]

April 30, 2018
journalists

Washington Journalists Defend Sanders Against Sexist Insult That Nobody Uttered

Reprinted with permission from Shareblue.com. Reporters who cover the Trump administration were instead defending it — and specifically press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders — Saturday night. But their efforts resulted in justified backlash. At the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner, comedian Michelle Wolf delivered a wide-ranging roast that included 90 seconds of material on Sanders. The bit […]

April 29, 2018
Michelle Wolf

At WHCA Dinner, Michelle Wolf Infuriates Thin-Skinned Trumpists

Michelle Wolf mocked White House officials offended by her remarks “It’s 2018 and I’m a woman so you cannot shut me up. Unless you have Michael Cohen wire me $130,000.”

April 29, 2018
Trevor Noah

#EndorseThis: Trevor Noah And Michelle Wolf Solve ‘The Weinstein Problem’

“I’m glad Harvey Weinstein likes people watching him shower. Because there’s a lot of that in prison.” Yes, Trevor Noah is righteously outraged over the Hollywood producer’s misogynist aggressions, which now include at least two allegations of felonious assault under investigation by New York police detectives. But as the Daily Show host points out, that […]

October 19, 2017
Miss America

#EndorseThis: Are Miss America Contestants Smarter Than Donald Trump?

Back when Donald Trump owned the Miss America pageant, he used to deliver scathing judgments on the contestants — their looks, their weight, their chances of success. (He was also said to have barged into their dressing rooms for a peep.) And those determined women had to put up with his misconduct because he was […]

September 14, 2017