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The White House Correspondent's Dinner, known as “journalism prom” or “nerd prom,” includes celebrities and corporation- or lobbyist- sponsored events. Cenk Uyger takes a page from Washington Post’s Dana Milbank, who cautioned journalists about the “icky” effect.Apr.30.2011