Saturday Night Live turns 40 next year and it looks like it is planning to celebrate in style. NBC announced today that it will air a three hour live celebration of Saturday Night Live on Feb. 15, 2015 to mark the show’s 40th year on the air. Why February when the show debuted on Oct.… read more


I have never understood the whole Tyler Perry craziness, and this skit from this weekend’s Saturday Night Live pretty much sums up how I feel every time I see one of his trailers or commercials. Apologies to those of you outside of the U.S., blame NBC and not me.… read more

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Saturday Night Live Japan debuted last week, and to be quite frank, it’s almost creepy. Readers of this blog know I’ve followed Saturday Night Live since its very first episode. Through the bad years and the good, I’ve been there, and I have no plans to ever tune out because it’s just a part of… read more

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Justin Timberlake returned for his fourth time hosting Saturday Night Live, and, yes, the “Dick In A Box” guys came back for this third video. Last time Timberlake was on SNL, we got “Mother Lover“, a sequel to the original “Dick in a Box” sketch.  Andy Samberg and Timberlake were spotted earlier this week filming… read more

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Well, Saturday Night Live did it, they had 88-year-old Betty White host for the first time ever, and the results? Best.Episode.In.Years! Not only did Ms. White just kill it, we got to see the return of former SNL female cast members who are now moms.  This included Rachel Dratch, Tina Fey, Ana Gasteyer, Amy Poehler,… read more

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Scattercast is 65 … WOO-HOO is it retirement time yet? – Okay, yes, the SNL DVD set rant was probably a bit much, I admit it. – Christopher Columbus is finally being treated properly by schools … about time. – Okay, seriously, someone explain to me why Meghan McCain wearing a tank top is such… read more

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I really wish DVD releases would just stick with a design through a logical stopping point. I just picked up Saturday Night Live season 4 on sale, and while moving all of my TV show DVD sets to a new shelving unit, I popped it in its rightful place next to Saturday Night Live season… read more

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On October 11th, 1975, American late night television changed forever. 35 years ago today, the very first episode of Saturday Night Live aired from studio 8H in 30 Rockefeller Plaza, the same studio the show continues to broadcast from.  During the first season the show was called NBC’s Saturday Night due to a conflict with… read more

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Justin Timberlake returned for his third time hosting Saturday Night Live, and, well, “Dick In A Box” got a sequel. This is the first time Timberlake has returned to host since we got the infamous “Dick In A Box” sketch that caused such a stir.  I really didn’t know if they would try to do… read more

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Saturday Night Live has another predicament on their hands. On The October 4th episode they ran a sketch about the federal bailout of the banks.  I felt the skit was rather even handed, poking fun at both President Bush and the Democratic controlled congress, especially Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.  After the episode aired,… read more

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Do you know who I love ALMOST as much as the American Family Association? The Parents Television Council, that’s who! I am sure most of you are familiar by now with the new viral hit to come out of Saturday Night Live, “Dick In A Box” (link takes you to the uncensored version). Well, it… read more

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