Steve Martin and Martin Short announce new comedy tour

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
2:57 | 02/19/20

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Get ready for one wild and crazy summer. Steve martin and martin short announcing on Tuesday they will perform together in what they're calling the funniest show in town at the moment. That's the -- The 15-day tour will be the follow-up to their other shows which were titled "An evening you will forget for the rest of your life" and "A very stupid conversation." The "Three amigos" stars kick it off in California and move eastward before taking a bow in Atlanta in September. Martin short saying the statement, quote, there are few people that I truly admire and Steve martin is very close to being one of them. Sounds like it's going to be good. Tickets go on sale this Friday. Both legends. Also in the news this morning, "Snl" vet Kenan Thompson will host this year's annual white house correspondents' dinner. Comedian Hasan minhaj will serve as featured entertainer for the black-tie dinner in which the president is traditionally roasted along with the press. The announcement by the way was made by our own Jon Karl. He is the chief white house correspondent for -- Nice picture of Jon. Very, very nice. Jon is also serving as the president of the white house correspondents association so he tells us in part, Keenan and hassan are two of the most engaging intertankers in America. He's thrilled that they'll help us celebrate the role of a free press in our democracy. The dinner returning to its comedy past and with Keenan set to host, we're sure it will be nothing short of all that. Keenan, by the way, is the longest running member of "Snl" joining in 2003 and won an Emmy in 20178 for it. The white house correspondents dinner is being held, mark your calendar, April 25th in D.C. President trump, as you may now has historically skipped the dinner since entering office. Nothing to say and we move on. And finally, everyone, please meet two unlikely roommates not only best friends they are touching the hears of millions. Lundy the chihuahua and Herman the pigeon both were rescued by the Mia foundation in New York that caters specifically to animals with special needs. Little Lundy is there because the 8-week-old pup can't walk and Herman, the pigeon can't the two have found great comfort in each other. These pictures of Herman sitting on Lundy have gone viral. The shelter which helps all kinds of special needs animals has received $6,000 in donations and over 6 million likes on their Facebook page and so appreciate the funds. They hope to get little Lundy wheels and teach him to become mobile enough to find a forever home. Herman the pigeon, however, is a permanent resident. That's "Pop news." That's so sweet. Great job. Thank you very much for that.

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