Maya Rudolph: Playing Kamala on ‘SNL’ Like Wearing a ‘Superhero Cape'

Culture
February 22nd, 2021 3:20 PM

Now that SNL has a presidential administration it’s allowed to love and support with its weekly broadcast, Maya Rudolph has been gushing about her gig as the sketch series’ version of the cool “power boss” Vice President Kamala Harris. As opposed to when SNL hounded the last administration with grotesque and mean-spirited caricatures, the SNL alum and Bridesmaid actress…

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Saturday Night Live Condemned as Anti-Semitic for This Joke

February 22nd, 2021 10:59 AM

It’s bad enough that Saturday Night Live is unfunny liberal propaganda, but is the NBC show now engaging in anti-Semitic tropes? During the “Weekend Update” segment of Saturday’s episode, comedian Michael Che offered this “joke”: “Israel is reporting that they have vaccinated half their population. And I’m going to guess it’s the Jewish half.” 

After Years of Mocking Trump, SNL Refuses to Mock Biden in Latest Show

Culture
February 1st, 2021 5:48 PM

Strange. Suddenly Saturday Night Live doesn’t care about skewering American presidents anymore. The sketch series, whose entire brand for the past four years has been built on bashing the last president, made no quips about the brand new Biden administration during skits in the show's first episode of the new year.

CNN, NPR Agree: With Trump Gone, Late Night Comedy Can Be Fun Again!

January 27th, 2021 3:42 PM

From 2015 until Joe Biden entered the Oval Office, late night comedy became anything but funny, with comedians like Stephen Colbert and SNL alum Seth Meyers becoming rage-filled political commentators obsessed with President Trump. Their work effectively helping the DNC didn’t stop with hating Trump; they actually became more obnoxious sycophants puffing up Democrat politicians, as well.

SNL Actress Excited to Move on From Trump, Like That Will Happen

Culture
December 9th, 2020 2:00 PM

Apparently it’s been an ordeal to do Trump sketches on SNL for a few of the cast members. One of the series’ fresher faces, Chloe Fineman told one outlet that she was overjoyed to finally be done with the show’s Trump gags.

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They’re ‘Babies’: Pete Davidson Mocks NY Lockdown Protesters

Culture
December 7th, 2020 5:37 PM

Pete Davidson is at it again, mocking freedom-loving, everyday Americans from the comfort of his cushy “SNL” gig. A year or so after Pete Davidson landed in hot water for mocking then-U.S. Congressional candidate Dan Crenshaw’s (R-TX) war injuries on an episode of SNL, that actor/comedian made insensitive remarks about average Americans protesting strict lockdown orders, as if they were…

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Would a Biden Victory Crush Late Night TV?

October 31st, 2020 1:30 PM

The 2016 presidential race permanently changed the jokes broadcast after the nightly news. Late night comedians, fearing a Donald Trump victory, shifted their content aggressively to the Left. Jokes got massaged or simply nudged aside for talking points ripped out of a New York Times op-ed. In short, they took sides in the Trump-Clinton steel cage match. The only thing missing?…

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'Sadistic Hope': NBC's 'Saturday Night Live' Sad Trump Didn't DIE!

October 12th, 2020 6:26 AM

The smarmy hosts of the fake-news skit "Weekend Update" on NBC's Saturday Night Live made nasty jokes about rooting for "active bioweapon" Donald Trump to die of coronavirus. Their fake debate moderator also asked about Trump's health "out of a simmering rage for his incompetence and a sadistic hope that he is not well."

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FLASHBACK: Todd Whined About Trump Humiliating Clinton With Accusers

October 10th, 2020 12:15 PM

Another week has passed and journalists are again upset with the Trump/Pence 2020 team for how they handled a debate. This time, Chuck Todd hammered Mike Pence for being “evasive” and “deflecting.” Four years ago today, on October 10, 2016, things were exactly the same. NBC’s Todd was horrified when Donald Trump brought Bill Clinton’s sexual accusers to a debate.

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CBS Lies, Spins SNL Rooting for COVID Against Trump as ‘Respectful’

October 5th, 2020 11:27 AM

Saturday Night Live’s nasty, woke season premiere hit a new low, rooting for COVID as the President is in the hospital recovering. Yet somehow CBS This Morning on Monday touted the hate as “respectful.” 

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MSNBC Host Hails Rapper on SNL Trashing Kentucky AG as 'Sellout Negro'

October 4th, 2020 1:55 PM

Guest hosting MSNBC's AM Joy show this morning, Maria Teresa Kumar hailed the "powerful message" that Megan Thee Stallion delivered on SNL last night about Daniel Cameron, the black Kentucky Attorney General overseeing the Breonna Taylor case. Said MTS: "Daniel Cameron is no different than the sellout Negroes that sold our people into slavery."

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Vile MSNBC Host: Black Speakers at RNC 'A Modern-Day Minstrel Show'

August 31st, 2020 8:50 AM

Guest-hosting MSNBC's AM Joy show, Tiffany Cross says: "I watched the Republican convention and seeing the slew of black speakers that they had, it really did look like a modern-day minstrel show to me."

Brad Pitt Receives Emmy Nom For SNL Portrayal of Dr. Fauci

Culture
July 29th, 2020 12:28 PM

Of course the media develops romantic feelings for anyone willing to publicly disagree with President Trump. Remember the women of The View swooning over “Creepy Porn Lawyer” Michael Avenatti because he was talking trash about Trump? Well now Hollywood has succumbed to the same gushy romance in their own way, giving Brad Pitt an Emmy nod for his SNL portrayal of everyone’s beloved…

NYTimes Files 3,500-Word Lament on Fallon's 20-Year-Old Blackface Skit

June 21st, 2020 5:06 PM

The New York Times on Sunday featured culture reporter Dave Itzkoff’s saddened profile of talk show host Jimmy Fallon, under fire this month after a “Saturday Night Live” sketch from 2000 resurfaced featuring the comedian in blackface portraying comedian Chris Rock. “Jimmy Fallon Is Sorry. That’s a First Step” made for a two-page, 3,500 word (!) spread. The online headline deck was…