Some of you are tired of reading about White House dinner crashers. This is for the rest of you. Alleged third crasher Carlos Allen taped a segment for CNN's "Larry King Live" ten days ago, but it got preempted by Haiti earthquake coverage and only just ran Thursday night. It's a classic in the burgeoning genre of bizarre state-dinner crasher interviews.
Meghan McCain's Feb. 9 speech at George Washington University -- which is still on -- suffered near death-by-Twitter this week.
John Edwards confirms that, yes, he is the father of Rielle Hunter's baby, Frances Quinn Hunter. Edwards had an affair with Hunter during his 2008 presidential campaign.
Osama bin Laden's son, Omar bin Laden, tells Rolling Stone magazine that after a chance 2008 meeting with Sylvester Stallone the actor told a British newspaper "he was disgusted to be in the same room" with him.
Rep. Louise Slaughter sported a huge black eye at a Americans for the Arts meeting on Wednesday. "Transformers" director Michael Bay stopped by the Air and Space Museum Thursday, after scarfing down sushi at Sei on Wednesday night.
The White House Correspondents' Association plans to announce Friday morning that Jay Leno will headline their annual pols-stars-and-reporters dinner on May 1.
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January 21, 2010; 11:05 PM ET |
Categories: 44: Obama's Washington , Parties , Politics , White House Correspondents' Association Dinner
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New Redskins coach Mike Shanahan dined at Morton's in Reston Monday night.
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