Thank the Canadians for shaking things loose (Lorne Michaels is Canadian)
The smell of sanity
Censored by Google/YouTube
Google/YouTube doesn’t want you to see this but somehow it made it onto network TV.
The power of live TV and comedy.
Saturday Night Live is a VERY powerful cultural institution – for good and evil.
It looks like they’re finally getting it right.
Is it a “coincidence” that a Canadian runs the show?
Lorne Michaels – creator and still producer of Saturday Night Live – is Canadian.
Other Canadians on Saturday Night Live
Ottawa-born Dan Aykroyd (1975-79)
Peter Aykroyd (1979-80), Brantford
Ont.’s Phil Hartman (1986-94)
Quebec City’s Norm Macdonald (1993-98)
Ottawa-born Mark McKinney (1995-97)
Toronto’s Mike Myers (1989-95)
Hamilton, Ont. native Martin Short (1984-85)
Just for fun, some other Canadian comedians:
With less than 10% of the size of US population, Canada punches way above its weight in comedy!