A late-night comedy show featuring several short skits, parodies of television commercials, a live guest band, and a pop-cultural guest host each week. Many of the SNL players have spun off successful independent comedy and/or movie careers from here. Written by
Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
And now, from New York, the most dangerous city in America, it's Saturday Night Live. (seventh season)
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Did You Know?
In 2001, NBC aired two live 30-minute special episodes in primetime slots to fill airtime. Jennifer Lopez
, who was hosting the regular show that week, made a cameo in the second special. In 2003, a live "Weekend Update" special was aired during the Superbowl halftime. See more
...almost everything. Live television is largely exempt from the usual rules of goofs. See more
George H.W. Bush
[training Dubya on how to speak to the press
Now, son, try it again.
George W. Bush
No, you're giving me a headache! Can I just go get a Poptart?
Referenced in The Office: The Secret
(closing theme song)
Composed by Howard Shore See more