After last week’s welcome return to the studio that made her a household name, Tina Fey did not buck tradition and surprise us with a first-ever command performance.
And while truth-be-told, we’ve always had a soft spot for the actor thanks to his work in such guilty pleasures as Cruel Intentions and Antitrust, the actor simply didn’t bring with him that special something that inspires writers and cast members to raise their game (see: Taylor Swift, Neil Patrick Harris, John Hamm etc.) Which unfortunately meant we were in for a long night of…
Target Lady, Bjork and an unfunny female weightlifter courtesy of the almost-always overused Kristin Wiig. Who after taking a backseat last week to Tina Fey, was, as predicted, back… with a vengeance.
Having only recently discovered the All-American Rejects thanks to their recent cover on GLEE, we’re the first to admit that our musical tastes may not exactly be, “with it.” That said, somebody is going to have to explain how Ke$ha stealing Rafiki’s getup from The Lion King warrants a guest appearance on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE?
And finally, through no fault of its own, virtually any instalment of of the late night institution will come of looking as painfully unfunny in comparison to Thursday’s surprisingly funny SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: TIME AND AGAIN special that whittled down a decade of sketches into two hours of comedic highlights featuring the likes of Ferrell, Fey, Fallon et al.