White House Correspondents' Dinner 2013: Conan O'Brien Hosts For The First Time Since 1995

 

CSPAN's airing Conan O'Brien's 1995 White House Correspondents' Dinner before its broadcast of today's event. CSPAN will be showing the red carpet and the entire evening's proceedings live this year, with even a unique page set up for updates from news media.

Conan O'Brien will be hosting tonight for the first time since 1995. Check out the last time he went up to that podium with President Clinton and a President Clinton fake-talking head, health care jokes, and Jimmy Carter doing Bill Clinton's laundry.

He ended the dinner on a serious note with a statement that only 1995 can help us understand: "Bob Dorning cannot be President."

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