President Obama's Best White House Correspondents' Jokes From What May Be His Best Speech Ever
There's no denying that President Barack Obama was, as usual, on fire during the White House Correspondents' dinner Saturday night. He warmed up the crowd for feature entertainer Larry Wilmore, and gave him a tough act to follow. For his last time taking the stage at the red carpet event as president, Obama ended this run on a powerful note.
From fellow politicians to the media, nobody was immune from a good jabbing from the Commander-in-Chief.
Check out Obama's best jokes below, because trust me, there were plenty of them.
Tired First Lady
A Little Too Casual
Obama pointed out that people are getting soft on him in his last year.
Regarding his rising poll numbers:
To Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus:
On Secretary Hillary Clinton's efforts to appeal to youth:
Stats, Stats, Stats
On Trump's Absence
Poor Gov. John Kasich
Trump's Non-Existent Political Experience
Brokered Convention Slam
Joke About A Joke
Referring to Clinton's recent racial gaffe with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, who joked about "CP time":
What's In A Name?
In reference to Senator Ted Cruz calling a basketball hoop a "ring," he said:
(Remember when Obama was from Kenya?)
Thanks for the laughs, Mr. President.