Nerd Prom 2013: The Modern Freemasons

As the attendees at the White House Correspondents' Dinner continue to eat their actual dinner (another reason why we absolutely do not need to cover every event live), we get this interesting tweet given the debate surrounding the legitimacy of the evening.

The White House Correspondents' Dinner was supposed to be an occassion for White House, the journalists that cover it, and government officials to discuss politics and poke fun at themselves a little. But tonight's glitzy affairs shows an excess of celebrities that does more than hint at the changing nature of media news coverage as a whole.

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