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by (@megsokay)

5 Funny Black Women Who Are Totally Ready To Be On Saturday Night Live

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Look, we love Kenan Thompson, we love Saturday Night Live, and we love funny women, so naturally we were a bit disappointed when Thompson told TV Guide this week that the reason there aren’t any black female performers on SNL was because “in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready.”

Maybe this is a problem with SNL‘s casting net, because even without sitting through months of showcases in L.A., NYC and Chicago, we were able to find five black women who are totally ready to be “Not Ready For Prime Time Players.”

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by (@unclegrambo)

Miley Cyrus Parodies Both Hillary Clinton and Michele Bachmann On Saturday Night Live

Miley Cyrus took a short break from posing with Arizona Iced Tea cans in dangerously close proximity to her hoohah to be the host and musical guest of Saturday Night Live last night. She did not, as forecasted, use the opportunity to take any pot shots at Sinead O’Connor, but she DID dress up as crazy eyed Michele Bachman and twerked while singing about the government shutdown, though!

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by (@megsokay)

Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul Crashes Saturday Night Live‘s Premiere

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Saturday Night Live returned last night for its 39th season premiere. Tina Fey was the host. Arcade Fire was the musical guest. There were six, yes SIX, new cast members. However, none of that really matters because JESSE PINKMAN was there! That’s right, Breaking Bad‘s Aaron Paul crashed Saturday Night Live‘s C-SPAN themed cold open and then returned for “Weekend Update” and a fake commercial about meth. Check it out!

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by (@unclegrambo)

Meet The Six New Faces On Saturday Night Live

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When Saturday Night Live launches its 39th season tonight with host Tina Fey and musical guest Arcade Fire, viewers who haven’t been paying attention to the trades over the summer will notice that a few familiar faces are no longer treading the boards of Studio 8H; longtime (and very popular!) castmembers Fred Armisen, Bill Hader and Jason Sudeikis have all exited the cast* for purportedly greener pastures. Taking their place are six new faces, making it the biggest cast transition since 1995. So, who exactly are these new featured players? Find out all about them in our gallery above!

by (@shalapitcher)

SNL’s Jay Pharoah Has Done His Jay-Z Impression During Sex

Sometimes we use our headlines to tease you and you have to read the whole story to find out what we’re talking about, but not here, not now. Because this is about exactly what we said: SNL’s Jay Pharoah told us during the Very VH1 Spreecast yesterday that he did his spot-on Jay-Z impersonation while getting it on. This may have been our favorite Spreecast moment ever.
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by (@shalapitcher)

Talk To Obama And Jay-Z Live! Or, At Least SNL’s Jay Pharoah On Very VH1

What will we do about Syria? How can we prevent another government shut down? Will Blue Ivy get a little brother or sister soon? OK, maybe Jay Pharoah won’t be able to answer for Hov and the president for real, but that won’t stop us from asking him when the Saturday Night Live star stops by our Very VH1 Spreecast today at 1 pm ET.¬†Watch in the player above and click on the comment icon in the upper right corner to join in live!

We want to know SNL will be like without Fred Armisen, Jason Sudeikis and Bill Hader this year. And which of the new kids is getting hazed the most? Who is he most looking forward to spoofing? But you probably have even better questions. We’re counting on you!