Saturday Night Live
A history of “Saturday Night Live” that isn’t afraid to dive into the show’s issues of diversity and identity, “Live From New York” is a compelling and effectively moving portrait of a program than in 40 years has gone from being an avant-garde game-changer to an American institution.
Senator Franken returns to SNL for the their 40th Anniversary Special….click the link above to head to Dave Lee’s Podcast page!
Patting his notes for emphasis, Sen. Al Franken made an impassioned case: The Internet needs to be free for all, he said, not customized so that big corporations can optimize it.
Here are four sports stories you may have missed this week.
Phil Hughes misses out on $500,000 by one out, and a winner on KEYWORD FOR CASH! Listen to those and other highlights from Thursday’s show by clicking the link above.
Someone has a sense of humor in Minnesota’s U.S. Senate race, but it’s not the former “Saturday Night Live” writer and comedian. As front-running Sen. Al Franken sticks with sober ads highlighting his work on issues including the mortgage crisis and mental health in schools, it’s Republican challenger Mike McFadden who is bringing the funny.
Few would recognize his face, but most would know his voice: that booming baritone that for nearly four decades would introduce the lineups on “Saturday Night Live.”
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What a fun interview with John Hines….Hear Rob talk comedy and even some sports by CLICKING THE LINK!
As the shutdown of the federal government went into its sixth day, “Saturday Night Live” took a shot at Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachman. Show host Miley Cyrus performed a parody of her song “We Can’t Stop” in character as Bachmann.
The Television Academy has honored hundreds of actors, actresses and television series for delivering exceptional work that has entertained millions of viewers around the world. Here’s a look at the top five television shows that have taken home the most Primetime Emmy Awards in history, since 1949.
Netflix’s “House of Cards” made Emmy history Thursday with a top drama series nomination, the first time that television’s leading awards have recognized a program delivered online as equal in quality to the best that TV has to offer.
Rep. Michele Bachmann has been at the center of many memorable moments in Minnesota politics in recent years. Here is a collection of some of the most notable or most watched videos on WCCO.COM from recent years.
A surprisingly large number of comedians call Minnesota their home.
Stung by the overwhelmingly negative reaction to removing the name of original “Saturday Night Live” cast member Gilda Radner from a cancer support group’s title, a Wisconsin chapter is borrowing one of the comedian’s catch phrases for its next announcement: Never mind.
Younger generations might not recognize the characters popularized by comedian Gilda Radner. Nor might they remember Radner herself, an original cast member of “Saturday Night Live” who died 23 years ago and for whom a national cancer support group is named.
Tom Davis, who for many years partnered with Al Franken, has died at the age of 59.
The mayor of Shakopee is thanking “Saturday Night Live” for bringing his city into the national spotlight.
Elton John hosted Saturday Night Live this weekend and was part of a hilarious sketch spoofing the Royals. Take a look.
You’ve seen parts 1 and 2 of the Bill O’Reilly/President Obama interview, but did you see Saturday Night Live’s version of “Part 3”? We’ve got the link.
What do Sarah Palin, Mark Zuckerberg, Alex Trebek, Mark Wahlberg and Robert DeNiro all have in common? They’ve all been impersonated on SNL, and appeared on the show to meet their “twins”. We’ve got a link to the videos.
“The Bar Mitzvah Song” and “Andy and Pee Wee’s Night Out” are two reasons to get caught up on this week’s Saturday Night Live if you missed it. We’ve got the links.
Jim Carrey chokes out Andy Sedakis to gain SNL dominance! … sort of.
Sir Paul McCartney was all over this week’s episode of Saturday Night Live and if you missed it, we’ve got links to some highlights.
One of the best Obama impersonations you’ll hear comes from SNL newcomer Jay Pharaoh. He was on the “Late Show with David Letterman” Monday night