NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME OR LATE NIGHT: SNL BECOMES A DINOSAUR

Last night’s telecast of Saturday Night Live with host Rami Malek and musical guest Young Thug drew a 3.4 household Live + Same Say rating in the 44 metered local markets and 1.3 in 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters.

SUNDAY MORNING LIVE: DONALD TRUMP ASKS IF THE FCC SHOULD…

SUNDAY MORNING LIVE: DONALD TRUMP ASKS IF THE FCC SHOULD INVESTIGATE SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE! The FEC examines improper campaign contributions while the FCC originated the fairness doctrine – a regulation that requires the news give equal time to both sides. However the doctrine was discontinued in 1987 and is no longer on the books. Additionally, … Read moreSUNDAY MORNING LIVE: DONALD TRUMP ASKS IF THE FCC SHOULD…

THE SNL SPOOF GONE WRONG..This is how SNL laughed at Trump and…

THE SNL SPOOF GONE WRONG.. This is how SNL laughed at Trump and Kanye meeting. And it shows how lackluster their comedy is.. how unfunny.. A few possible comedy routines would have been better. Imagine a scene where Trump and Kanye opine but without the ridiculousness. Just real thoughtful conversation! The opposite of what occurred! … Read moreTHE SNL SPOOF GONE WRONG..This is how SNL laughed at Trump and…

A President Tweets after a storm. And causes a Category 5 storm of Tweets.

In an 11-hour period beginning at 7:19 a.m. and ending at 6:46 p.m. Saturday, the President of the United States ripped off 18 — yes, 18! — tweets dealing with the dire situation in Puerto Rico following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria. None of them were good.. it has created a monster of a … Read moreA President Tweets after a storm. And causes a Category 5 storm of Tweets.

Will SNL get old?

coalspeaker: The NEW YORK TIMES has a good story about how, just maybe, the constant Trump humor on SNL will get to be overdone.. too much.. stale.. FROM THE TIMES If President Trump’s shock-and-awe attack on truth, decorum and liberal sensibilities is intended to bludgeon his opponents into submission, “Saturday Night Live” felt like his … Read moreWill SNL get old?

‘SPICEY’ returns!Melissa McCartney has created a hit.. a…

‘SPICEY’ returns! Melissa McCartney has created a hit.. a reoccurring character based on Sean Spicer.. this week she was back with a rolling podium, more insults to ‘fake news,’ and a hilarious spoof of the daily White House press briefing..  For some reason… I can see this turning into an actual box office film. Watch that.. I … Read more‘SPICEY’ returns!Melissa McCartney has created a hit.. a…

Kate McKinnon Opens ‘SNL’ As Hillary Clinton Singing “Hallelujah”

Kate McKinnon Opens ‘SNL’ As Hillary Clinton Singing “Hallelujah” : It was somewhat a surreal moment.. when comedy stops and drama begins. It was also very melodramatic… This entire week, a certain portion of the nation has felt like the world was ending.. like the end may have already actually happened on November 8 .. … Read moreKate McKinnon Opens ‘SNL’ As Hillary Clinton Singing “Hallelujah”

My really ultra sad and depressing assessment of tonight’s SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE 40th anniversary nostalgia

I was looking forward to this 3+ hour extravaganza celebrating SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE’S 40 anniversary for weeks.. Tonight when it finally began, I couldn’t to turn it off.. Let me explain. I grew up watching the show.. from an early age, I recall my parents allowing me to stay up late on a Saturday to … Read moreMy really ultra sad and depressing assessment of tonight’s SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE 40th anniversary nostalgia