Posts Tagged: Saturday Night Live

  • SNL Loses Its Voice

    SNL Loses Its Voice

    Don Pardo was a key part of the Saturday Night Live experience. Pardo has served as the show’s announcer since it premiered in 1975. SNL has tried to go without him over the years, but it just wasn’t the same. That intro needed his iconic voice. Sadly, Pardo passed away on Monday night in his

  • The Lonely Island to Return to the Big Screen

    The Lonely Island to Return to the Big Screen

    From 2002 through 2004, I worked for a newspaper in Boulder, Colorado. During that time, I wrote many features for the paper, including a “Website of the Week” column. You see, kids, back in those Wild West days of the internet, we did not have Twitter, YouTube, Netflix or Meme generators to keep us informed about up-and-coming trends. So, we

  • The One Where Jimmy Fallon is Nervous and Looks Like Josh Radnor

    The One Where Jimmy Fallon is Nervous and Looks Like Josh Radnor

    Long before Jimmy Fallon hosted the Tonight Show or Late Night, before he was even laughing at himself during singles or was Zooey Deschanel’s Idiot Boyfriend, he was a skinny comedian who lacked confidence and rattled off countless impressions to a silent audience during his Saturday Night Live audition in 1998. And then he was the “Idiot Boyfriend.”

  • Saturday Night Live’s Overlooked Best Shorts

    Saturday Night Live’s Overlooked Best Shorts

    This past week, Saturday Night Live aired an episode titled SNL Best Shorts. As you might expect, it contained some classic favorites, like Lazy Sunday, Wayne’s World’s Truth or Dare with Madonna, and Eddie Murphy exploring white culture. However, there were many great sketches that the episode missed. Here are some of our favorites: Cheeburger, Cheeburger Dissing