Saturday Night Live: Season 2, Episode 11

Ralph Nader/George Benson (15 Jan. 1977)

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The host for the episode is Ralph Nader, and the musical guest is George Benson. The skits for this episode are as follows: Ralph Nader announces that he's going to relax and have fun for ... See full summary »

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Sherry / Connie Conehead / Various
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The host for the episode is Ralph Nader, and the musical guest is George Benson. The skits for this episode are as follows: Ralph Nader announces that he's going to relax and have fun for this week's show, but soon begins lecturing everyone on safety hazards throughout the studio. During Ralph's opening monologue, he rails against NBC's parent corporation, RCA, only to be cut off by a technical glitch. A grandfather waiting for his grandson to call starts ranting about the boy's thoughtlessness. A convict goes through a dress rehearsal for a televised execution. Baba Wawa pitches her new show featuring her talking to herself. Ralph has a dream in which President Carter explains his plan to revive the Confederacy. During the Weekend Update, John Belushi calls in to complain that nobody's visited him in the hospital and gets upset that everyone is so happy that Bill Murray has joined the cast, Jane Curtain reports on the change in administrations and the sentencing of Claudine Longet, ... Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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This was Bill Murray's first episode. See more »

Quotes

Ralph Nader: Tonight, for 90 minutes, I'm Ralph Nader - Mr. Good Time!
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Crazy Credits

On his first show, Bill Murray is not credited during the opening montage, but rather during Don Pardo's end credit voice over. See more »

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Edited into Saturday Night Live 25 (1999) See more »

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Gonna Love You More
Performed by George Benson
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