Topic: Saturday Night Live

SNL‘s New Cast: Who Will Pass As Which Race This Season

SNLâs New Cast: Who Will Pass As Which Race This Season

As I hope you’re aware, if you saw the delightfully nip-slippy promosSaturday Night Live returns tomorrow night with host Tina Fey and musical guest Arcade Fire and we. are. excited. The show lost a bunch of performers last year: Jason SudeikisFred Armisen, and Bill Hader all left the show, Seth Meyerwill be leaving early next year to host Late Night, and Tim Robinson is being moved to the writing staff. So that’s five white guys leaving the show, and with all the backlash SNL has been getting lately about its lack of diversity, I just knew that it would be replacing those dudes with some people of color. I just knew it. More »

SNL Brings Moving Tribute To Victims In Place Of Intro Monologue

SNL Brings Moving Tribute To Victims In Place Of Intro Monologue

I, like millions of people, have found myself feeling devastated over what happened last week. It is impossibly hard to turn on the news, I can’t open the newspaper and I keep crying spontaneously. Nevertheless, sometimes that is both all right and appropriate; in the case of Sandy Hook, in fact, it makes complete sense. Sometimes, no matter how much we need to smile, it just isn’t quite time to do so yet, and Saturday’s episode introduction of Saturday Night Live reminded me that sometimes, we need to be sad and feel it fully. More »

Gallery: Lindsay Lohan With Her Fingers In Her Mouth

Gallery: Lindsay Lohan With Her Fingers In Her Mouth

You may have heard Lindsay Lohan is staging another comeback! She’s hosting SNL this weekend and her publicist even forced a talk show host to pitch some softballs during her repentance tour. Anyway, we noticed this recent portrait (above) by Terry Richardson and it inspired us to celebrate the troubled actress’ return with a little tribute to her signature pose: sticking her fingers in her mouth. We’re not sure if this is an honest-to-god nervous tick or proof of child stardom’s corruption of the brain, but we do know this: it happens a lot. More »

SNL Brilliantly Skewers Kim Kardashian’s Sham Marriage

SNL Brilliantly Skewers Kim Kardashian's Sham Marriage

If you’re on a lunch break and have a set of headphones, now’s the time: Saturday Night Live ripped the Kardashians a collective new asshole with the following sketch, dubbed “Kim Kardashian’s Fairy Tale Divorce.” Highlights include Kim’s absolutely brutal soulless whine, Kristen Wiig‘s pitch perfect impression of Kris Jenner‘s desperation and more than a few jabs at Bruce Jenner‘s eerily motionless visage. More »