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Of course, I use the word 'we' with some creative license; the actual heavy lifting was done by Good News, while Silas and I cracked wise from the sidelines.
White House adviser Karl Rove boogied, backed by NBC's David Gregory, Brian Wiliams burped the "Battle Hymn of the Republic" and the President cracked wise, all to the general delight, and occasional gales of laughter, of journalists gathered for the Radio & Television Correspondents Association dinner in Washington.
Aaron Miller, out nearly a month with severe back pain, has made great strides in recent days, and cracked wise when asked when he thought he might be able to resume practicing with his Kings teammates.