White House Correspondents' Dinner 2013: Antonin Scalia, Nice Guy

Mediaite's Tommy Christopher just tweeted a photo of him and Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia with the text: "I'm so disillusioned. Who knew justice scalia was 10 times more gracious than patrick stewart?"

As we continue to wait for the festivities to actually begin, and CSPAN continues to vaguely pan the camera around the room without any play-by-play, lets take this moment to think about how and why Patrick Stewart would want to talk to an online journalist who never covers Hollywood.

With all the people in attendance I wouldn't blame Patrick Stewart wnating to avoid photos, this is in fact the only Hollywood event he doesn't have to be Hollywood. Justice Scalia on the other hand, may want to let loose a little.

Meanwhile, even Conan O'Brien seems to be bored waiting for President Obama to enter the room.

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Shwetika Baijal

Shwetika is PolicyMic's first columnist and writes for the Millenials and the Media column. She focuses on how the media frames policy and cultural issues, how the media's framing effects public opinion, and in turn how public opinion affects the policies and issues under discussion.

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