SNL Review March 11, 2017: Scarlett Johansson/Lorde

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My letter grades for each sketch and segment is below. My in-depth review is on NewsCult: http://newscult.com/snl-love-itkeep-itleave-it-scarlett-johanssonlorde/

Alien Attack – B

Scarlett Johansson’s Monologue – C

Good Day Denver – C

Cherry Grove – C+

Dog Translator – B+

Olive Garden Commercial – B

Complicit – B

Lorde performs “Green Light” – B+

Weekend Update
Michael and Colin – B-
Al Franken and Jeff Sessions – B
Pete Davidson – B-

True Tales From the Sea – C

Shanice Goodwin, Ninja – C+

Lorde performs “Liability” – B+

A Sketch for the Women (BEST OF THE NIGHT) – A-

Funeral – B

SNL Review March 4, 2017: Octavia Spencer/Father John Misty

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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Octavia Spencer" Episode 1719 -- Pictured: (l-r) Mikey Day, Aidy Bryant, Octavia Spencer, and Kenan Thompson during the "Spencer's Gifts" sketch on March 4, 2017 -- (Photo by: Will Heath/NBC)

My letter grades for each sketch and segment is below. My in-depth review is on NewsCult: http://newscult.com/snl-love-itkeep-itleave-it-octavia-spencerfather-john-misty/

Jess Sessions Gump (BEST OF THE NIGHT) – B

Octavia Spencer’s Monologue – B-

Courage, Compassion, Country: The TBD Story – B

Merck Hearing – B

Girl at a Bar – B-

Zoo-opolis – C

Youngblood – B-

Father John Misty – “Total Entertainment Forever” – B+

Weekend Update
Michael and Colin – B
Eric and Donald Trump, Jr. – C
Laura Parsons, Newscaster of Tomorrow – B

Sticky Bun – B-

Bar Centrale – C-

Father John Misty – “Pure Comedy” – B

The Chocolate Man – C

Spencer’s – B-

SNL Review February 11, 2017: Alec Baldwin/Ed Sheeran

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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Alec Baldwin" Episode 1718 -- Pictured: (l-r) Sasheer Zamata and Alex Moffat during the "Russell Stover" sketch on February 10, 2017 -- (Photo by: Caroline De Quesada/NBC)

My letter grades for each sketch and segment is below. My in-depth review is on NewsCult: http://newscult.com/snl-love-itkeep-itleave-it-alec-baldwined-sheeran/

White House Press Briefing – B

Alec Baldwin’s Monologue – C+

Russell Stover Black History Heart Shaped Box (BEST OF THE NIGHT) – B+

Cheeto’s – B+

Jake Tapper and Keyllanne Conway – B+

C Company – C+

Ed Sheeran performs “Shape of You” – B-

Weekend Update
Michael and Colin – B
Elizabeth Warren – B
Guy Who Just Bought a Boat – C
Greg and Shelly Duncan – C

The People’s Court – B+

BeyoncĂ©’s Womb – C

Leslie Wants to Play Trump – B+

Ed Sheeran performs “Castle on the Hill” – C

Sit-Ups – B-

SNL Review January 21, 2017: Aziz Ansari/Big Sean

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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Aziz Ansari" Episode 1716 -- Pictured: Aziz Ansari as Dave during the "Five Stars" sketch on January 21st, 2017 -- (Photo by: Caroline De Quesada/NBC)

My letter grades for each sketch and segment is below. My in-depth review is on NewsCult: http://newscult.com/snl-love-itkeep-itleave-it-aziz-ansaribig-sean/

A Paid Message from the Russian Federation – B

Aziz Ansari’s Monologue (BEST OF THE NIGHT) – B+

Beat the Bookworm – B

Interrogation – B+

Conway – C+

Broderick & Ganz – B+

Big Sean performs “Bounce Back” – B-

Weekend Update
The Jokes – B+
Leslie Jones – B+
Jake Rocheck, Live from the Friend Zone – B-

Sunday Sex – B

Five Stars – B+

Peppy Ronnie’s Pizza Town – B+

Big Sean performs “Sunday Morning Jetpack” – B-

SNL Review January 14, 2017: Felicity Jones/Sturgill Simpson

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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Felicity Jones" Episode 1715 -- Pictured: (l-r) Felicity Jones, Beck Bennett, and Kyle Mooney during the Movie Interview sketch on January 14th, 2017 -- (Photo by: Will Heath/NBC)

My letter grades for each sketch and segment is below. My in-depth review is on NewsCult: http://newscult.com/snl-love-itkeep-itleave-it-felicity-jonessturgill-simpson/

Trump Press Conference – B-

Felicity Jones’ Monologue – C

Beard Hunk – C-

Shondra & Malik – B

Albee Durberry Theater – C

The Princess & the Curse – B-

Susan B. Anthony House – C

Sturgill Simpson performs “Keep It Between the Lines” – B+

Weekend Update
The Jokes – B-
Pete Davidson: First Impressions – C+
Beck Bennett, Pop Sensation – B+

Fandango All Access (BEST OF THE NIGHT) – B+

Sturgill Simpson performs “Call to Arms” – B+

Jokeoke – B-

 

SNL Review December 17, 2016: Casey Affleck/Chance the Rapper

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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Casey Affleck" Episode 1714 -- Pictured: Kate McKinnon as Hillary Clinton during the "Hillary Actually" sketch on December 17, 2016 -- (Photo by: Becky Vu/NBC)

My letter grades for each sketch and segment is below. My in-depth review is on NewsCult: http://newscult.com/snl-love-itkeep-itleave-it-casey-affleckchance-the-rapper/

Trump Tower – B-

Casey Affleck’s Monologue – C-

Dunkin’ Donuts – B

Microsoft Tech Expo – B-

Jingle Barack – B

Santa Encounter – B

Chance the Rapper ft. Noname performs “Finish Line/Drown” – B

Weekend Update
The Jokes – B
Vladimir Putin’s Two Best Friends From Growing Up – B

New York Now – B

Hillary Actually – B+

Chance the Rapper ft. “Same Drugs” – B

Mrs. Claus and the Christmas Feast – B-

Frankie’s Ale House (BEST OF THE NIGHT) – A-

SNL Review December 10, 2016: John Cena/Maren Morris

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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "John Cena" Episode 1713 -- Pictured: Host John Cena on December 6, 2016 -- (Photo by: Rosalind O'Connor/NBC)

My letter grades for each sketch and segment is below. My in-depth review is on NewsCult: http://newscult.com/snl-love-itkeep-itleave-it-john-cenamaren-morris/

The Lead with Jake Tapper – B-

John Cena’s Monologue – C

Hook a Hunk (BEST OF THE NIGHT) – B+

The Karate Teen – B

Applied Science 101-A – C

Dyke & Fats Save Christmas – B

Maren Morris performs “My Church” – B-

Weekend Update
The Jokes – B-Angela Merkel – B
Cathy Anne – B

Where’d Your Money Go? – B-

Office Christmas Tree – B

Through Donald’s Eyes – B

Maren Morris performs “80’s Mercedes” – B-

The Scorched Corset – B

United States of Talent – C+

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