Anthony Weiner gives advice to his colleagues how to handle the media at the Congressional Correspondents’ Dinner.
Foster Brooks meets Don Rickles for the first time.
If I’d have to choose my favorite speaker to give a roast, it would be the "merchant of venom", Don Rickles. On the Dean Martin Roasts he had the honor to roast Ronald Reagan.
In 2005, Barack Obama roasted Rahm Emanuel at a benefit dinner for CURE (Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy).
Found at CSpanJunkie. You can find a longer recording of the event there.
At the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Dinner both John McCain and Barack Obama had the rare chance to make fun of each other openly.
McCain’s roast starts at 7:45, followed by Obama’s roast at 24:00.
Thanks to CSpan Junkie.
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