April 28th, 2013
01:06 PM ET

Gotta Watch: Best White House Correspondents' Dinner zingers

All presidents have to put up with a daily barrage of jokes at their expense, but it's not too often that they get to turn the tables. The White House Correspondents' Dinner, unofficially dubbed "nerd prom," offers one of those rare opportunities. President Obama finally got to let loose and make some jabs at a captive room of reporters, politicians, and celebrities. Check out some of our favorite zingers from the president and host Conan O'Brien.

Obama rips on GOP

President Obama looked like he enjoyed bringing up last year's election to his right-wing opponents. See his jab at the GOP, and watch Newt Gingrich's reaction.

Obama lets his hair down

First lady Michelle Obama's bangs seemed to get more publicity than the president got when she debuted her look in January. See the president hop on the bandwagon.

Hollywood Look-alikes

Conan O'Brien describes Washington's movie doppelgangers. See which D.C. power players he says look like Grandpa Munster, tan mom, and Ralphie from "A Christmas Story."

Obama roasts himself

President Obama turns his jokes on himself, saying he's not "the strapping young Muslim socialist" that he used to be. Hear him descibe his "rookie mistakes."

Conan checks CNN

Correspondents' Dinner Host Conan O'Brien rips into CNN and its ratings. See Piers Morgan react when he's called out by name.

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  1. chrissy

    Hamsta, you cant copy and paste on Fox?

    April 30, 2013 at 12:15 pm | Report abuse | Reply
    • Hamsta

      I'm sure I could but stupid liberals need to be educated here so it is my job to tell the truth.

      April 30, 2013 at 2:34 pm | Report abuse |
  2. chrissy

    Lol ok now thats funny cuz you bych like a 90 year old woman! Is that a real man? If so put on a dress cuz youre failing miserably!

    April 30, 2013 at 3:07 pm | Report abuse | Reply
    • Hamsta

      Your president should be dressed in lingerie with stockings and heels. His hands are softer than yours after all. His name says it all: Barebackred by Hussein while sucking Osama off. I bet he flip flops then also because I heard he likes the taste of chocolate covered hot dogs.

      April 30, 2013 at 3:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      Good of you to give that liberal president all of your love making techniques. Right down to your choice of positions.

      May 1, 2013 at 9:02 pm | Report abuse |
  3. chrissy

    Lol you dont get paid much for this new *job* you claim to have do you? Cuz youre not very good at it!

    April 30, 2013 at 5:37 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. chrissy

    And i really dont need to know your fantasies about OUR president! Ya sicko!

    April 30, 2013 at 5:41 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  5. chrissy

    Lol @ rupert, after all those beers you and hamsta shared last week youre just now figuring that out ???

    April 30, 2013 at 6:16 pm | Report abuse | Reply
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