HuffPo reports Barack Obama ate dinner at George Will’s house last night, along with “several of the nation’s most prominent conservative pundits” (William Kristol, David Brooks, and Charles Krauthammer).

It was actually hard to watch when Patrick Buchanan’s MSNBC colleagues were razzing him a little on Morning Joe earlier about how he wasn’t invited.

Also: The Nation’s Katrina Vanden Heuvel wants a turn at the table.

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Liz Cox Barrett is a writer at CJR.