Fox Show Giggles at Death of ‘President Pence' and Line of Successors

March 6th, 2017 6:30 AM
In its newest episode, “Got Milk?” Fox’s post-apocalyptic comedy Last Man On Earth gave viewers a flashback to the time when the pandemic that has wiped out most of earth was just starting – and the show seemingly takes great delight in the current cabinet of Republicans dying in office.

Saturday Night Live Again Begins Show Trashing Romney, Makes Disgustin

April 15th, 2012 10:51 AM
As NewsBusters reported last week, now that Mitt Romney appears set to win the Republican presidential nomination, Saturday Night Live is going to do its darnedest to trash him every week through Election Day. This pattern continued Saturday as for the second week in a row the program began with a segment attacking the former Massachusetts governor while also taking shots at all the other…

Saturday Night Live Begins Show With Five Minute Trashing of Mitt Romn

April 8th, 2012 10:05 AM
With it now appearing Mitt Romney will be the Republican presidential nominee, it is a metaphysical certitude media attacks on him will drastically increase and intensify. NBC's Saturday Night Live did its part this weekend with a five minute opening sketch that totally trashed the candidate as being a pandering fool without any core values whatsoever (video follows with transcribed…

SNL Trashes Michele Bachmann, Imagines 'Second Attempt' at SOTU Speech

January 30th, 2011 11:06 AM
Predictably joining the media attacks on Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), NBC's "Saturday Night Live" began its most recent installment mocking her response to the President's State of the Union address last Tuesday. Actress Kristen Wiig playing the Congresswoman explained that as a result of technical difficulties in her first attempt, CNN gave her a second try at it. What followed…

Saturday Night Live Slams Christine O'Donnell: 'I Masturbate Constantl

September 26th, 2010 3:03 AM
Two weeks ago most Americans had never heard of Christine O'Donnell.Now, she's the brunt of a vulgar joke on the opening sketch of "Saturday Night Live's" first show of the new season.In it, the GOP nominee for Senate from the state of Delaware - played by Kristen Wiig - met with members of the Republican National Committee to decide a campaign strategy.As they went over some of the skeletons in…

SNL on Wolf Blitzer: 'Such an Exciting Name for Such a Boring Man

March 7th, 2010 2:45 PM
The "Saturday Night Live" team last evening mocked CNN and many of its most prominent personalities, in particular, Wolf Blitzer."Such an exciting name for such a boring man," said actor Jason Sudeikis in a marvelous Blitzer costume.CNN personalities weren't the only target, for the sketch also lampooned the network's use of citizen journalists via the Internet and cell phone videos."Once again,…

SNL Rips Obama, Pelosi, Reid and 'Unpopular' Healthcare Reform

March 7th, 2010 10:58 AM
"Saturday Night Live" mocked the entire Democrat establishment last evening taking on President Obama, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), and healthcare reform. Fred Armisen playing Obama in a mock address to the American Nursing Association continually referred to healthcare legislation currently before Congress as "surprisingly unpopular.""Speaker…

'SNL' Skit Blames Democrats For Financial Crisis

October 5th, 2008 12:03 PM
NBC's "Saturday Night Live" last evening amazingly blamed Democrats for the current financial crisis, and accurately informed viewers that the Bush administration warned about the looming calamity many years ago.This came roughly 24 hours after actor Alec Baldwin made the same claim on HBO's "Real Time." In addition, much like a report Matthew Sheffield and I did for the Capital Research Center…