North America 30 April 2012 Video: Obama's White House correspondent's dinner speech "I had a lot more material prepared, but I have to get the secret service home in time for their new Print HTML Last night was the White House correspondent's dinner, a big black-tie event at which presidents traditionally show a lighter side. President Barack Obama's speech was a laugh a minute, with gags directed at Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Congress, and the secret service. Nor was Obama exempt from the mockery. Comedian Jimmy Kimmel also gave a speech. "You remember when the country rallied around you in hopes of a better tomorrow?" He said. "That was hilarious." You can watch the full video of Obama's speech here: › Ken tries to toxify Boris's brand Subscribe More Related articles Margaret Atwood on how an inspired polymath resurrected Native America’s epics The last British Guantanamo detainee Shaker Aamer will be released When should you start caring about the US presidential election?