Saturday Night Live
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Bergen, Curtain, and Radner: Saturday Night Live's Second-Ever Christmas Special Lacks Dumb Blondes | 13 May 2016 // 3:55 AM

Despite the drunken antics and sexist attitudes of their fellow cast members, it’s the women who brought the laughs in Saturday Night Live’s second Christmas special

Everything Has Changed, Nothing Has Changed: Music in a Post-9/11 World | 2 Mar 2015 // 10:00 PM

The attacks of 9/11 may have caused a noticeable shift in the lyrical content of musicians and even sonic changes in the short term, but, in the end, normalcy finds a way to settle in.

//Columns

Jimmy Fallon and SNL With French Subtitles? Oui, Please! | 23 Feb 2016 // 9:30 PM

Live from New York it’s Saturday Night Live (albeit broadcast one week later, with French subtitles on an obscure cable channel)!

In Praise of Kristen Wiig's Risky Career Choices | 10 Aug 2015 // 9:30 PM

Kristen Wiig’s genius is that she can generate humor and pathos from the same source, her characters’ pain.

//Reviews

'Saturday Night Live', Chronicled Intelligently | 9 Jan 2014 // 2:04 AM

Saturday Night Live and American TV is among the most thorough and engrossing chronicles of SNL’s four decades (so far) on air, giving detailed attention to each era in the program’s history.

The Lonely Island: The Wack Album | 12 Jun 2013 // 6:06 PM

Through comedy, the members of the Lonely Island provide another direct criticism on American subcultures and flaunt their knowledge and reverence of rap and hip hop with The Wack Album.

//Blogs

Ariana Grande and the Weeknd Perform Together on Last Night's 'SNL' | 28 Sep 2014 // 8:06 AM

Pop/R&B singer Ariana Grande was the featured music artist last night on Saturday Night Live.

//News

'SNL'/ 'MacGruber' star Will Forte is a soldier of fortune | 19 May 2010 // 2:36 AM

Will Forte has learned that life can deliver you to some pretty weird and unexpected places. When the "Saturday Night Live" star appeared in the

Live from New York! It's ... Betty White! | 3 May 2010 // 2:30 AM

MINNEAPOLIS — If any state had the right to claim Betty White as its Beloved Elder, it would be Minnesota. She played one of us in

//Mixed media
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Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season

// Notes from the Road

"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.

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