The show was notable for Elvis Costello and the Attractions beginning their song "Less than Zero" about British wartime fascist leader Oswald Mosley then quickly stopping it, with Elvis announcing "I'm sorry, Ladies and Gentlemen, there's no reason to do this song here". This apparently led to Costello's being barred from SNL for over 10 years. Written by
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's drummer, Pete Thomas, wears a shirt saying "Thanks Malc", during their performance. This is a reference to the Sex Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren
, who got them to fill in for the absent Sex Pistols. See more
Well, I think it's really exciting to have an 80-year-old grandmother host the show.
What if she forgets her lines?
Don't worry, she won't. You know, you should be this together when you're 80 as Mrs. Spillman is.
Don't worry, I'll probably be dead by 30.
Al Franken's musical tribute to his parents
Performed by Al Franken See more