Oscar winners will not clink cocktails along moonlit embassy balustrades. Distinguished political analysts will not tumble out of receptions with shoulder-straining gift bags stuffed with luxury cosmetics and gourmet organic cookies. The stars of “Saturday Night Live” will not lean in for selfies with Chuck Schumer.
"The Rise and Fall — or Maybe Rebirth? — of the White House Correspondents' Dinner" is from the April 26, 2017 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Amy Argetsinger and narrated by Sam Scholl.