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A Guide To The Many Deities Of 'American Gods'

The new Starz series American Gods would already have been one of the most highly-anticipated new shows of the year just because it's coming from the mind of one of television's most fascinating auteurs: Bryan Fuller, the man behind such cult hits as Dead Like Me, Pushing Daisies, and, most recently, NBC's gorgeous phantasmagoria Hannibal. But then throw in beloved source material by celebrated fantasy author Neil Gaiman and a cast talented enough to make a feature film jealous, and you have the…

By Jefferson Grubbs

You Can "Drunk Dial Your Legislator" At Samantha Bee's After Party

Samantha Bee's TBS special Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner will feature the comedian's trademark biting wit and political commentary, which has propelled Full Frontal to much success in late night TV. Bee and her writing staff's sense of humor carried over to the post-special celebration with a booth called "Drunk Dial Your Legislator" at the after party for Samantha Bee's White House Correspondents' Dinner special. It's so hilarious — and useful — on so many levels. Combining the mod…

By Mallory Carra

Samantha Bee Imagines A World Where Hillary Clinton Is President

It's safe to say that the 2017 White House Correspondents' Dinner is unlike anyone in Washington or in the media has ever seen before, since Donald Trump decided to break with presidential tradition and decline an invitation to attend. So while The Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minaj hosts the actual dinner, Full Frontal host Samantha Bee will be bringing her own pointed humor to the proceedings via her Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner special. The show is pre-taped, so journalists fr…

By Sage Young

Samantha Bee Has A Very Special Guest On 'Not The WHCD'

Samantha Bee's TBS special Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner hasn't even aired on Saturday night and it's already getting people talking. This is Samantha Bee, after all, and reporters are letting people in on what happened during the taping earlier. The A-listers flocked to Samantha Bee's Correspondents' Dinner show and one "special guest" in particular is certain to bring the house down. During the program, which will roast President Trump and honor journalists, Bee called upon a spec…

By Taylor Ferber

Samantha Bee's Fyre Festival Joke Is A Trump Burn

What a weekend it's been: a luxury music festival was found to be without any luxury and the resident of the White House is not attending the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Put those two things together and you get Samantha Bee's amazing Fyre Festival joke about Donald Trump during her Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner special on Saturday night. "Congratulations, Mr. President, you sold people on lies, you’re basically the Presidential version of the Fyre Festival," Bee said during…

By Mallory Carra

The Best Jokes From Samantha Bee's 'WHCD' Special

The White House Correspondents' Dinner has always involved the host poking fun at the president and the president poking fun at the media. But with Donald Trump declining his invite to the annual event, the power dynamic has shifted. Stepping in to point out the absurdity of that is Samantha Bee, the host of TBS' Full Frontal. In her one-hour special Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner, Bee is the ringmaster of a satirical circus, featuring her own comedy plus surprise performances from s…

By Sage Young

Samantha Bee's 'Not The WHCD' Special Brought Out The A-Listers

Samantha Bee's TBS show Full Frontal has never shied away from telling it like it is when it comes to modern American politics. And the comedian took on one of Washington, D.C.'s biggest events in her Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner special on Saturday night. But she wasn't alone — lots of celebrities were at Samantha Bee's Correspondents' Dinner special. Even before the special aired, the event gained lots of buzz for its special guests and topical jokes from the one and only Bee. U…

By Mallory Carra

Allison Janney Reprises Her 'West Wing' Role For Samantha Bee

The White House Correspondents' Dinner is a Washington, DC tradition, wherein politicians, the media, and A-list celebrities get together to celebrate the nation's free press. The 2017 iteration is a little (OK, a lot) different, since Donald Trump will not be attending the event. The host of Full Frontal With Samantha Bee is acknowledging this bizarre year with a one-night comedy special, Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner, premiering at 10 p.m. ET. The one-hour event was filmed in adva…

By Sage Young

Will Ferrell's George W. Bush Is Back For Sam Bee's Special

I never thought I'd say this, but I have never been happier to see George W. Bush — in the form of Will Ferrell's always amazing take on the former president. Will Ferrell resurrected his George W. Bush impression during Samantha Bee's Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner special on Saturday night and it was perfect. Ferrell jumped back into the wig and Texas accent of Bush for a 12-minute set filled with reflections on the former president's two terms in the early aughts to ruminations ab…

By Mallory Carra

All The Looks From The 2017 'Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner'

There are a lot of differences between the 2017 White House Correspondents' Dinner and previous years. This year, for instance, President Donald Trump will not be in attendance. According to the Huffington Post, he's the first president in three decades to skip out on the event. So, what did some journalists and celebrities decide to do? Go rouge, as well, naturally. See all of the looks from the 2017 Not The White Hose Correspondents' Dinner red carpet because this spin-off event is jam packed …

By Augusta Statz