Attendees within the packed ballroom of greater than 2,000 journalists, celebrities, politicians and Washington insiders had been probably hoping Saturday that they won’t repeat that debacle.
The return of the dinner reaffirmed the necessary undeniable fact that we now have a President who respects the press and may take some warmth. (President Joe Biden even confirmed to Noah he would not go to jail for roasting him.)
The widely good-natured dinner was an necessary step ahead for the nation in reaffirming respect for the press, although it stays to be seen whether or not it should additionally show to be a setback if attendees do contract Covid-19 en masse. If they do not, subsequent yr’s occasion could give us extra to laud and snort about.