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Samantha Bee will hold comedic alternative to White House Correspondents' dinner

Relations between the White House and the press corps that covers it are arguably at an all-time low under the Trump administration, but Samantha Bee intends to offer a solution. She will host a gala dinner in Washington, D.C. that could serve as an alternative to the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner.

Bee and producers from her TBS satirical-comedy program, "Full Frontal," will take over Washington's Willard Hotel on April 29 at the same time the WHCA dinner is slated to take place, and invite journalists and celebrities to attend. It was not immediately clear whether TBS would air the proceedings on that evening, or even whether it would air them at...

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