President Obama fired off a few jokes about Democratic candidate Bernie SandersBernie SandersGOP is consumed by Trump conspiracy theories Manchin on collision course with Warren, Sanders Sanders on Cheney drama: GOP is an 'anti-democratic cult' MORE, the only candidate to attend this year's White House Correspondents' Association dinner.

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"We've got the bright new face of the Democratic Party here tonight: Mr. Bernie Sanders," Obama said. "Bernie, you look like a million bucks. Or to put it in terms you'll understand, 37,000 donations of $27 each."

"I'm hurt, though, Bernie, that you've been distancing yourself a little from me," he continued. "I mean that's just not something you do to your comrade."