Last night was the annual correspondents dinner in DC, and among the Hollywood glitter that showed up as usual in search of camera flash storms, and moments of interview heaven. But the star of the show is always the President, and Obama in the past has been adept at exercising his comedic chops, and last night was no different...
Now, in the past it has been said that jokes, and satire have a ring of truth to them in order to be truly funny. What is it that we could take from these jokes?“Remember when the country rallied around you in hope for a better tomorrow? That was a good one.” – Kimmel.
“What’s the difference between a hockey mom and a pit bull? A pit bull is delicious.” – Obama.
“I have not seen ‘The Hunger Games.’ Not enough class warfare.” – Obama.
“This is how you know the country’s in bad shape. The president is starving. North Korea is sending him food aid.” – Kimmel on Obama’s weight.
“There’s a term for President Obama. Not two terms.” – Kimmel.
Obama and Kimmel's best jokes from the Correspondents' dinner - latimes.com