Jimmy Kimmel Lands Hosting Gig For 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

It’s still five months away, but the upcoming 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner has it’s host for the night lined up.  Late night host, Jimmy Kimmel has been given the honors.  Is he a good choice?  Absolutely.  There will be plenty of laughs with him at the helm.  And actually, he’s already started cracking the jokes about his April 28th gig.

“I look forward to being a part of the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner.  I love dinner.”

Ha!  Of course.  That’s classic Jimmy.  The 98th dinner is going to be another hit according to Reuters journalist Caren Bohan, (also president of the White House Correspondents’ Association),

 “Jimmy’s humor is sophisticated and edgy while appealing to a wide audience.  We are thrilled that Jimmy has accepted our invitation to be the featured comedian at our annual dinner.”

Congrats to you Jimmy.  We know you’re going to nail it.