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Saturday Night Live | Chris Pine & Melissa McCarthy Recap

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Rich Tackenberg (@richtack) and Mike Bloom (@AMikeBloomType) talk about the May 6 and May 13 episodes of Saturday Night Live, hosted by Chris Pine and Melissa McCarthy, respectively. As always, feel free to let us know your thoughts on the sketches discussed, as well as the podcast.
Rich and Mike will return next week to not only talk about the season finale hosted by Dwayne Johnson, but give their thoughts on season 42 overall!
  • Matt Racine

    great show guys! my highlights from the two shows:
    – the vanessa bayer news segment during weekend update killed me. so good! HAP!
    – the ru paul drag race sketch! loved it.
    – melissa mcarthy during the pie sketch! got a little long but her slapstick ability brought it home

  • Absolutely loved the Leslie & Kyle sketch from the past week!

    Also I originally thought Steve Martin’s cameo was a complete surprise but according to a few people on Reddit he also did it at the dress rehearsal too.

    https://www.reddit.com/r/LiveFromNewYork/comments/6bak3z/went_to_my_first_snl_taping_ever_dress_rehearsal/

  • Jeff Bajorek

    love the recaps as always… but the “mother animal” sketch reminded me so much more of the “mom hair” sketch than the amy schumer crazy friend sketch.

    Agreed with your overall opinions.

    • You are 100% correct. I knew there was something else, but I just couldn’t pull it. thanks!!!

  • Melanie Novak

    Just want to say…love this podcast. Thanks Mike for taking up the mantle. Rich – killing it as always!