Cecily Strong’s Funniest Moments During the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Actress and comedian Cecily Strong hosted this year’s annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner in Washington D.C. 

“You may know me from 'Saturday Night Live' or as the ethnically ambiguous girl from every college brochure," Strong said to introduce herself.

It was no surprise that the "SNL" cast member was able to deliver some brutal zingers throughout her speech. From Fox News, to last year’s host Joel McHale, and everyone in between, it seemed that no one was spared from Strong's quick-witted remarks from the podium.

Take a quick look at a few of her funniest moments and jokes from Saturday's dinner. Watch Cecily Strong's full speech below.

On Fox News: 

“That channel is all hot blonde ladies and old dudes. Every show on Fox News looks like a party scene from 'Weekend at Bernie’s.'”

On Joel McHale: 

“Last year’s host Joel McHale proves that speaking at this dinner is an amazing opportunity that can take you from starring in a show on NBC all the way to starring on that same show, but on Yahoo.”

On Hillary Clinton: 

“I’m excited about Hillary running, though I’m not sure she’s excited about having to run. I think she feels the same way Meryl Streep feels when she’s asked to audition for something. Are you kidding me? You’re making me go through this? You know I’m going to win.”

On Journalism:

"This next part is a 'repeat after me.' I want all the media to put your hands up and swear something to me: I solemnly swear not to talk about Hillary's appearance because that is not journalism." 


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