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Watch Joel McHale's White House Correspondents Dinner Speech

Community star and The Soup host Joel McHale hosted the 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner over the weekend, and you can watch his entire speech above, in which he mocks everyone from Chris Christie to CNN to the Secret Service. Click through to watch Obama's speech as well as four pre-taped segments with Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer from Veep with Joe Biden, Michelle Obama, and more.

Joel McHale to Host the 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner

The Soup host and Community star Joel McHale has been named the host of this year's White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, the association announced today. The annual event, which a comedian hosts in front of an audience that includes the President of the United States and a bunch of Washington, D.C. journalists, will take place on May 3rd this year and as always, will be televised on C-SPAN. The last three of these dinners were hosted by Conan O'Brien, Jimmy Kimmel, and Seth Meyers, respectively, and this is the first time hosting the event for McHale.

Conan O'Brien to Host the White House Correspondents' Dinner This Year

Conan O'Brien has been tapped to host the 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner, the annual event that sees a comedian performing before the President and Vice President, the press, and C-SPAN's entire audience. White House Correspondents' Association president Ed Henry made the announcement this morning that O'Brien will be hosting the event on April 27, 2013. The  dinner typically begins with the President delivering his own set of jokes at the top before the comedian takes the stage. The three previous hosts were Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers, and Jay Leno. This is Conan O'Brien's second time hosting the event; the first was in 1995, under President Clinton, when [...]