Michelle Wolf’s routine for the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner on April at the Washington Hilton was raunchy and controversial at times.
It including one joke about abortion that visibly unsettled the crowd, and uncomfortable personal attacks on White House staffers present.
Here are some of the highlights:
ON PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP
‘Like a porn star says when she’s about to have sex with a Trump, let’s get it over with,’ Wolf said to open the act. ‘You know he’s not any good.’
‘It’s 2018 and I am a woman so you cannot shut me up. Unless you have Michael Cohen wire me $130,000,’ said Wolf, referencing the Stormy Daniels controversy. ‘You can find me on Venmo under my porn star name: Reince Priebus.’
Wolf also addressed Trump’s absence head on: ‘I would drag him here myself, but it turns out that the president of the United States is the one p***y you’re not allowed to grab.’
On Trump pulling out of the Paris climate accord, she said: ‘He said he was going to pull out and he did, and that’s a refreshing quality in a guy.’
‘You might be rich in Idaho but in New York you’re just doing fine,’ she said.
Using call and response from the audience, Wolf shouted ‘Trump is so broke’, to which the audience responded ‘how broke is he?’
Among her responses were: ‘He has to fly failed business class’; ‘He looked for fo