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?
Despite the show's core theme of live comedy, on a few rare occasions, stand-up segments weren't truly "live", but broadcast on a seven second tape delay: December 13, 1975 (Richard Pryor
), November 15, 1986 (Sam Kinison
), and May 12, 1990 (Andrew Dice Clay
), each time to allow censoring any "accidental" expletives. See more
...almost everything. Live television is largely exempt from the usual rules of goofs. See more
Who are safer drivers? Men or women? Well, according to a new survey, 55% of adults feel that women are most responsible for minor fenderbenders, while 78% blame men for most fatal crashes. Please note that the percentages in these pie graphs do not add up to 100% because the math was done by a woman.
[audience laughs or hisses
For those of you hissing at that joke, it should be uh noted that that joke was written by a woman. So, now you don't know what the hell to do, do ya? Nah, I'm just ...
(closing theme song)
Composed by Howard Shore See more