No Comedian for Correspondents with Maura Quint (Part 1)

Premiere DateNov 29, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:47 Maura Quint Preface
01:35 WHCA Skipping a Comedian
03:06 Proving WHCA's Disconnect
05:06 Should the Correspondents' Dinner be Abolished
06:23 Microcosm of Current Obsession for Access
10:26 Outro
10:59 Astral Man The Nude Party
16:35 Finish

Maura Quint joins the show to discuss the WHCA’s decision not to hire a comedian for the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.

Maura Quint (@behindyourback) is a political organizer and writer with bylines in The New YorkerDeath & TaxesMcSweeney’s, & more.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…