Tag Archives: Saturday Night Live

Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (3/22)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Chloe Fineman took inspiration from Netflix’s Inventing Anna (based on the true-life story of convicted Russian-German “con-artist” Anna Sorokin) to remodel … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (2/22)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – NPR’s World Café channel posted a live 4x song set by The Linda Lindas, recorded last month, featuring tracks from their … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (1/22)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Death To 2021 followed the pattern established by its predecessor pretty closely, with some great turns by Diane Morgan (as an … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (12/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – I watched the 2010 MacGruber movie for the first time, in preparation for its belated TV-series-sequel. Based on a recurring Saturday … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (11/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – In honour of Transgender Awareness Week, I watched a year-old ET interview with Josie Totah, in which she talks about her … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (10/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – In the wake of my Fast & Furious fest, I was curious to revisit the first season of Community (2009), as … Continue reading

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“Hallo. Wine-And-Cheese. Ding-Dong!”

I’ve now finished watching Season 35 of Saturday Night Live (2009), and have to express my disappointment at the dearth of Jenny Slate sightings. After her foul-mouthed flame-out in the premiere, she was mostly deployed as a back-up singer/dancer, and … Continue reading

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“Coding & Arm-Butts”

I’m still plodding my way through the 35th season of Saturday Night Live, but this week I had to jump forward to the current (41st!) incarnation, to enjoy a partial 30 Rock reunion prompted by Tracy Morgan’s return to the … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Slate

Morbid curiosity finally got the better of me, and I decided to start working through Jenny Slate’s infamous/inglorious stint on the 35th(!) season of Saturday Night Live (2009)… I already knew that she’d been fired for accidentally dropping an F-bomb live on-air, … Continue reading

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Tina Fey as “Liz Lemon”

Over here in the UK, Saturday Night Live is usually only discussed when one of their alumni makes a movie. I think I can vaguely recall a time when the show was broadcast over here, but that was a long … Continue reading

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