Nerd Prom: Inside Washington’s Wildest Week

From its humble beginnings as a one night affair, the White House Correspondents’ Association’s annual dinner has grown into a nearly week long celebration of press, power players, celebrities and parties. A Politico reporter, Patrick Gavin, quits his job interviewing some of Washington’s top policymakers and exposes a private world of excess and extravagance that is like nothing you'd ever imagine.

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    It’s a cruel irony: During a time in which Americans’ approval of their representatives and reporters in Washington stands at embarrassing lows, the single biggest event in the United States’ capital each year is not one filled with civic-mindedness and public service. Instead, it is an unadulter...