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What the Hell Was SNL Thinking With This “Sexual Harassment Charlie” Skit?

Last night's "Sexual Harassment Charlie" skit eschewed the "mock predators" approach of most other jokes and went straight for super-reactionary.

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Hillary Clinton Has the Last Laugh in SNL Christmas Carol Parody

The real Donald Trump was certainly haunted over the weekend by the most recent developments in the investigation into Russia's influence in the 2016 election, including Michael "Lock Her Up" Flynn's guilty plea and his own self-incriminating tweet. On SNL, he was haunted a bit more literally in A Christmas Carol fashion, which is all too fitting as he continues his quest to shift money from the poor to the rich through the tax code like a bizarro-universe Robin Hood.

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With “Welcome to Hell,” SNL Introduces Everyone to the Misogynist Hellscape That Women Live In

Last night, Saoirse Ronan hosted Saturday Night Live, and one of the sketches tackled the landslide of sexual harassment scandals in politics, media, and tech.

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36 Female Former SNL Staffers Thought It Necessary to Let Us Know Al Franken Never Assaulted Them

36 female former Saturday Night Live employees have released a statement in support of Al Franken. None currently work on the show, but are various staff members (plus original cast member Jane Curtain) from Franken's era. All of them felt the need to let us know what a great guy Franken is, and that he never harassed or assaulted any of them.

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With “Come Back, Barack”, SNL Sings What We’re All Thinking After 10 Months of Trump

Last night, Saturday Night Live gave us a pitch-perfect parody of '90s R&B ballads, "Come Back, Barack," that also painted a way-too-real picture of our Trump-induced despair.

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Tiffany Haddish Has A Simple Litmus Test for Men Confused About Sexual Misconduct

Tiffany Haddish became the first black female stand-up comic to host Saturday Night Live last night. Since the show began, only 1.5% of SNL hosts have been black women.

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What the Hell Was SNL Thinking With This Week’s Terrible, Socially Oblivious Episode?

This weekend's episode, hosted by Larry David, wasn't just bad, it was baffling. Especially because over the last couple of seasons, the show has been riding high on newfound political relevance. So it made no sense at all that this week, in the midst of Hollywood's sexual predator epidemic finally being made public, they would choose to basically dedicate an entire episode to jokes about sexual harassment and assault.

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Kate McKinnon Tempts Anderson Cooper As “Kellywise the Dancing Clown” on SNL

"Put me on TV...I'll give you a crazy, crazy quote."

Kate McKinnon was back in all her glory on SNL as Kellywise the Dancing Clown, an It-inspired parody of Kellyanne Conway's toxically symbiotic relationship with left-wing media.

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Things We Saw Today: Gal Gadot, as Wonder Woman, Makes out With Kate McKinnon on SNL

This is a situation many of us have dreamed about, and now it exists in sketch form.

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SNL Did Not Hold Back in Tackling Gun Control This Weekend

Jason Aldean opened with a powerful tribute to the victims of the Las Vegas shooting, as well as to Tom Petty. Weekend Update also tackles gun control and talks mental health.

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Things We Saw Today: Why Yes, Gal Gadot IS Just Like Wonder Woman In Real Life

Gal Gadot is hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend and we are very excited.

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SNL Weekend Update Rips Trump for Failing “Anyone Darker Than Your Golf Pants”

Saturday Night Live returned with new episodes last night, and the sketches included both a second "Close Encounters" alien abduction sketch with Kate McKinnon, and Weekend Update which ripped Trump for his response to Puerto Rico.

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Things We Saw Today: Stephen Colbert Mocks MSNBC Anchor’s Meltdown With a Meltdown of His Own

On The Tonight Show, Colbert teased O'Donnell that he was showing "solidarity" by leaking his own outtakes, which are predictably hilarious.

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Westworld, Melissa McCarthy’s “Spicey,” and More Winners From Night 2 of the Creative Arts Emmys

Last night, Melissa McCarthy of "Spicey" fame was honored for her SNL appearance, Stranger Things and Westworld each took home five awards, and the Obamas won an Emmy for The People’s House – Inside The White House, with Barack and Michelle Obama.

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Tina Fey Has Some Great Advice for People Who Don’t Actually Want to Do Anything About White Supremacy

Let them eat sheet cake.

Sure, it's "just a joke," and Fey is a comedian, not an activist. But that justification just feels lazy when the comedian in question is talking about violent racists on an ostensibly political show. And most definitely not when that comedian is someone a lot of women look up to–specifically a lot of white women, who, as a group, have consistently and historically been given endless permission for complacency.

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“Anthony Scaramucci” FaceTimes Weekend Update Asking for a Job

Last night on Weekend Update: Summer Edition, "Anthony Scaramucci" (read: Bill Hader in a blue suit) interrupted Michael Che's report about a raccoon that got its head stuck in a jar.

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Things We Saw Today: Someone Made the Horrific Taco Amalgam From That SNL Taco Town Skit

YouTube personality Andrew Rea of Binging With Babish brought viewers behind the scenes of his internet sensation while also managing to gross more than a few folks out.

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SNL’s Season Is Over, But Kate McKinnon Still Has Plenty of Jeff Sessions Material She Needs to Get Out of Her System

"Recuse me."

Saturday Night Live is off for the summer, which is upsetting for Kate McKinnon, who's forced to keep her delightfully creepy impressions of political figures bottled up inside, with no outlet. What's she to do when Kellyanne Conway is caught making fun of White House staff or Jeff Sessions spends hours chuckling and very slowly rambling about all the things he doesn't remember doing? Luckily, Seth Meyers is happy to help her out.

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Why Didn’t We Hear About Sasheer Zamata Leaving SNL?

Vanessa Bayer and Bobby Moynihan both got nice farewells as they left 'Saturday Night Live' this weekend. Where was Sasheer Zamata's?

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Trump Team Even Plagiarizes Its Own Eulogy in Saturday Night Live Season Closer

When Hillary Clinton lost the election in November, Saturday Night Live took a step back from jokes and found a surprisingly, heartbreakingly appropriate way to bid farewell to the dream of her victory. Now, we live in a nightmarish parody of the world we could've had, with rampant hypocrisy that we covered just a bit earlier today, and that makes this farewell to the Trump team's dreams ghoulishly fitting, as well.

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