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Obama's stand-up routine

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Politicians, celebrities and journalists have attended the White House Correspondents' Association black-tie dinner in Washington.

In keeping with tradition, President Barack Obama was the guest of honour and as such received what has become known as a "roasting", a series of jokes made at his expense.

However, Obama soon turned the tables, by mocking his critics and joking about the next 100 days of his presidency.

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