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‘Anger translator’ says what Obama really thinks


Keegan-Michael Key stole the evening at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner and political roast Saturday. The comedian served as President Obama’s “anger translator,” declaring what Obama really thinks about the media, big money in politics and climate-change deniers. Obama also poked fun at how much he has aged in office – “I look so old (House Speaker) John Boehner’s already invited (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin) Netanyahu to speak at my funeral” – and his relationship with Vice President Joe Biden – “We’ve gotten so close that some places in Indiana won’t serve us pizza any more.” “Saturday Night Live” cast member Cecily Strong also jabbed the media, the 2016 presidential hopefuls and Obama: “Your hair is so white now it can talk back to the police.” – Phillip Brownlee