The annual White House Correspondents Association Dinner is tonight (5pm FDL, 8pm East Coast on CSPAN) and if you can’t wait until then, Twitter hash tag #nerdprom has heaps of updates. The real nerdprom is Comi-Con, but the geeks are all to busy at Star Trek to put a DMCA on the WHCA over the use of term.
Expect both Obama and Wanda Sykes to be funny. Expect to see: Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Brad Paisley, Kimberly Williams, Julia Louis Dreyfus, Natalie Portman, Owen Wilson, Eva Longoria Parker, Kevin Bacon, Jon Hamm, Brooke Shields, Ed Westwick, Jessica Szohr, Kate Walsh, Taye Diggs, Idina Menzel, Demi Moore, Ashton Kutcher, Bradley Cooper, Kyra Sedgwick, Tyra Banks, Jason Bateman, Natasha Bedingfeld, Whoopi Goldberg, Mariska Hargitay, Felicity Huffman, Samuel L. Jackson, Steven Spielberg, Kate Capshaw, and Chace Crawford.
And lots of newsie anchor types. Fox’s guest, the ever foxy Sarah Palin couldn’t make it. There’s flooding in Alaska and she like has to act like a governor.