Can Comedy Recover From Michelle Wolf’s White House Debacle?
Sorry, Liberal Media, But You Own Michelle Wolf
Michelle Wolf is not the first so-called comic to maliciously insult conservatives and Republicans at a White House Correspondents' Association dinner, but she was intentionally mean-spirited, and even after the blowback, she's unrepentant. Members of the liberal mainstream media have expressed disapproval over some of Wolf's comments, saying she went too far. But I'm not buying it. …
The Vulgar Goes Mainstream
'The View' Unanimously Defends Michelle Wolf Mockery of Trump Aides
The ladies of ABC's The View unanimously defended liberal comedian Michelle Wolf's White House Correspondents Dinner routine on Monday. Whoopi Goldberg said there was a "brutal backlash" and calls for an end to the dinner. Joy Behar said "We were laughing our heads off here." Sunny Hostin attended the dinner with her old CNN pals. "DonLemon and I cackled during a lot of it."
Celebs, Media Defend Wolf’s Insults Targeting Trump Administration
Comedienne Michelle Wolf is a hero, according to media and Hollywood figures who are racing to defend her recent outrageous statements, regardless of how the rest of America reacts.
WashPost Editor Hails Michelle Wolf's White House Performance
CNN Tries to Defend Wolf; Trump ‘Goes Over the Line All the Time’
NBC Excuses Offensive WHCD: ‘The President Has Said Much Worse'
In an attempt to rationalize the crude and offensive performance by comedian Michelle Wolf at Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, on Monday, co-host Savannah Guthrie led off NBC’s Today show by noting that “the performer’s defenders say the President has said much worse.”
Former WHCA Pres. Ed Henry Condemns Vile Comedy at Media Dinner
In the wake of the vile “comedy” performance at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, we’ve seen a future president of the association denounce the act and the current president refusing to say the act “crossed a line.” And while the current White House Correspondents’ Association president was refusing to say what so many journalists were, former WHCA President Ed Henry was on Fox News…