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SNL’s first 3 hosts of the new season are…

EW reported that Saturday Night Live has announced the hosts and musical guests for the first three episodes of it’s upcoming 38(!)th season: Seth MacFarlane of Family Guy/American Dad/The Cleveland Show/Ted will host the season premiere on September 15, with … Continue reading

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SNL Classics: The Closet Organizer

So while this isn’t really a clip from the vaults of SNL since it aired two years ago, I frequently quote bits from this sketch. Everything – EVERYTHING – about this sketch is a study of the absurd. Let’s start … Continue reading

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SNL Classics: Red Ships of Spain

For so so many tangible reasons and many that are intangible, this is one of my absolute favorite SNL sketches. It has all the necessary components: Will Ferrell, Chris Parnell, Alec Baldwin, and wonderful, terrible songs. But yet, I feel … Continue reading

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SNL Classic: Middle-Aged Man

Yet another Mike Myers classic. There’s just something wonderful about the opening sequence, with the old man shoes, the shuffle/run down the street, the hunch, and the slowing down to catch his breath. Without saying a word in that opening, … Continue reading

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SNL season finale on May 19. And the host?

After a pretty good season (Fallon and Melissa Maccarthy all the way!), SNL has decided to end the series with Mick Jagger as both host and musical guest. O…K… So he’s been the musical guest before, but has never hosted. … Continue reading

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SNL Correction!

Even those of us who spend our days thinking about TV and movies and can quote the Simpsons like it’s going out of style (which, let’s face it…it is) can make a mistake. My mistake? In my recap/review of the … Continue reading

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SNL: Sofia Vergara brings some funny

After a few weeks off SNL returned with Sofia Vergara as host and boy band One Direction as musical guest.  Overall, Vergara was pretty good.  She did a good job with the material they gave her and was very open … Continue reading

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