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Why it’s illogical to be angry at Bill Maher and SNL for their Tim Tebow insults

Why it’s illogical to be angry at Bill Maher and SNL for their Tim Tebow insults

By | January 4, 2012 at 11:44 am | 3 comments

It should be no surprise to anyone that Bill Maher would make a remark pointing out the inconsistencies of Christianity. Yet, after tweeting "Wow, Jesus just fucked #TimTebow bad! And on Xmas Eve! Somewhere in hell Satan is tebowing, saying to Hitler ‘Hey, Buffalo's killing...

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Watch five minutes of John Mulaney’s new stand-up comedy special

Watch five minutes of John Mulaney’s new stand-up comedy special

By | January 2, 2012 at 1:14 pm | 5 comments

John Mulaney has been one of the most exciting comedians to watch in the last few years. He's grown from one of New York City's favorite downtown comics to one of the nation's most sought-after talents, scoring a staff writing gig at Saturday Night Live in 2008, releasing his...

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Former SNL scribe’s suicide note: ‘I am no longer able to withstand any more of life’s pain’

Former SNL scribe’s suicide note: ‘I am no longer able to withstand any more of life’s pain’

By | December 27, 2011 at 2:27 pm | No comments

Former Saturday Night Live writer and Kids in the Hall producer, Joe Bodolai, was found dead in a Los Angeles hotel on Monday. TMZ reported that the cleaning staff discovered his body along with a bottle of antifreeze and Gatorade, suggesting that the 63-year old, who worked...

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Saturday Night Live with Jimmy Fallon features fun guests, horrible sketches

Saturday Night Live with Jimmy Fallon features fun guests, horrible sketches

By | December 18, 2011 at 7:57 pm | 31 comments

Here's a question: When you introduce the novelty of having a well-liked alum host Saturday Night Live, do you not have to worry much about the actual content or quality of the sketches? Is the very presence of said host -- and his triumphant return -- enough to trick the...

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Watch Jimmy Fallon’s best moments from Saturday Night Live

Watch Jimmy Fallon’s best moments from Saturday Night Live

By | December 14, 2011 at 11:55 am | No comments

This weekend, Jimmy Fallon returns to his old laughing grounds at Saturday Night Live. This time, however, he's not just the giggling cast member he once was; he'll be hosting the whole shebang. So, to get you excited for the show's holiday episode, here's some promos of Fallon,...

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Was Alec Baldwin’s appearance on SNL as an American Airlines pilot a good move?

Was Alec Baldwin’s appearance on SNL as an American Airlines pilot a good move?

By | December 12, 2011 at 11:28 am | 11 comments

Last Wednesday, 30 Rock’s Alec Baldwin was ejected from an American Airlines flight after he refused to shut down his phone and proceeded to throw a bit of a hissy fit. It delayed the flight’s take off but perhaps more importantly, it reminded us all that although he’s...

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Despite leading actor status, Steve Buscemi can’t shake creep roles on SNL

Despite leading actor status, Steve Buscemi can’t shake creep roles on SNL

By | December 4, 2011 at 9:43 pm | No comments

I prepared for this week's episode of Saturday Night Live by watching Fargo twice, hoping that the show would present even a quick reference to the classic Steve Buscemi movie. Alas, it was not to be. But still, Buscemi did a competent job as host, although it feels like he was...

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In new SNL promo, Steve Buscemi reveals how he landed his part in ‘Fargo’

In new SNL promo, Steve Buscemi reveals how he landed his part in ‘Fargo’

By | November 30, 2011 at 1:12 pm | No comments

After taking a small break for Thanksgiving, Saturday Night Live returns this week with host Steve Buscemi-- and here are the promos featuring the Boardwalk Empire star and Bill Hader, to prove it. We learned a few things from watching this, but most importantly, we learned that...

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Jason Segel, the Muppets and more lead to a satisfying episode of SNL

Jason Segel, the Muppets and more lead to a satisfying episode of SNL

By | November 20, 2011 at 2:45 pm | 3 comments

This week, Saturday Night Live followed up last week's success with an equally strong episode that found Jason Segel as host-- with a little help from his Muppet friends, of course. The movie comes out on Wednesday, after all. I feel like we saw more Vanessa Bayer and Jay...

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