Apr. 29 – U.S. President George W. Bush gets big laughs from the media. U.S. President George W. Bush shared some laughs with the media Saturday night, (April 29) poking fun at his own reputation during the White House Correspondents Dinner. He appeared on stage with Bush impersonator, Steve Bridges, who offered up barbs highlighting the president’s reputation for mispronouncing key words in speeches. Bush even played along. The performance ended with sombre comments from the United States president asking for thoughts and prayers for American military members in Iraq.