Larry Wilmore didn’t hold back during Saturday night’s annual White House Correspondents dinner, calling CNN anchor Don Lemon an “alleged journalist.”
“Some of America’s finest black journalists are here tonight,” said Wilmore during his speech which lasted longer than 20 minutes. “Don Lemon’s here too… Alleged journalist Don Lemon, everybody!”
The host of Comedy Central’s “The Nightly Show” roasted the room of journalists, politicians and celebrities, fearlessly taking on race during much of his address.
Watch the entire speech above, and see Lemon give the finger here:
For the record, there were no hard feelings between the two host, as shown in this picture Lemon tweeted afterward:
– Don Lemon (@donlemon) May 1, 2016