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    S44.E13: Don Cheadle / Gary Clark Jr.

    Yeah, they played a little fast and loose there, because for that matter, Lady Gaga also has been nominated for an Oscar before, whereas this is Sam Elliot (Who was over on the ‘Vets’ side) first nomination. They should’ve just come up with some other kind of designation, because I spent more time focusing on that than I spent paying attention to the sketch. However, Don Cheadle himself was amazing. The monologue may have been one of the best “standup” type monologues I’ve seen from someone who isn’t a standup. He slayed everything he was given. He is just so insanely talented. If anyone hasn’t checked out his new show Black Monday, you should, because he is excellent in it. And Mulaney in March? Yes please, because with him writing his own sketches, I know the writing won’t be able to let him down.
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    "The View": Week Of 2/11/2019

    Mod Note: Posts about Trump preempting the show have been hidden; please stick to only discussing the show.
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    S44.E10: Rachel Brosnahan / Greta Van Fleet

    Seeing John and Pete together makes me really hope they bring their mini-tour somewhere close to me. John has been taking Pete around doing shows (They’re friends, and I think it’s to help keep Pete busy, because the prices are much lower than John pulls). If the WU bit is any indication of the two of them together; I’m in. I’m guessing Colin was also breaking at the end there, because when Pete fell into him laughing, it looked like Colin was already there I would also be first in line to start a kickstarter to fund both The Mule-any and Alurn.
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    S44.E08: Jason Momoa / Mumford & Sons

    I realize Kenan’s had damn near 15 seasons to perfect his timing so he should be good at this, but I could not stop laughing when Beef said he couldn’t read because of dorks, and Kenan said “Really? You’ve been in college for 8 years! I think that’s on you.” Mikey Day is the proof that being a strong writer is an asset when you’re first starting out on the show, and can make the difference in your first couple seasons. I think the reason he is such a strong anchor for a lot of the sketches is because he was a writer previously, and because he’s writing a lot of the sketches to begin with. It’s also why Chris Redd is in a lot of sketches and shorts, even though he’s new.
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    "The View": Week Of 12/3/2018

    Mod Note: Take any future talk of sponsors and boycotting of sponsors to the Small Talk thread. Any future discussion in here is off topic and posts will be hidden.
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    S44.E07: Claire Foy / Anderson.Paak

    Mikey Day must’ve written both sketches, since he was a writer on both. At least that’s my assumption. Claire Foy looked so much like a brunette Dina Manzo in the Good Morning Goomah sketch, it was uncanny. And the Goodfellas tribute? Perfection.
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    S27.E11: Week 9: Finale

    Milo got screwed. He was one of my favorite contestants in YEARS — that kid has charisma and talent and deserved this win. Whitney did too; they had an outstanding partnership over the whole season. The one plus is that Milo’s young, he’s got a bright future, and I bet he’s going places. Can’t say the same for Bobby.
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    S44.E06: Steve Carell / Ella Mai

    I actually really enjoyed the episode. These may not be sketches that I remember at the end of the season, but I laughed when I was watching them, which is more than I can say for a lot of the episodes so far this season. I must admit, I actually had an audible loud laugh at “This is truly a loser’s fantasy” in the high school sketch. And as a Drag Race fan, I loved GPYASSS and seeing Miss Peppermint and Jiggly Caliente.
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    S44.E05: Liev Schreiber / Lil Wayne

    I have to admit, the House Hunter sketch reminded me of John Mulaney's (better) standup bit about HGTV and realtors. To the point where it made me wonder if he pitched a bit when he hosted last season, and it was a leftover sketch idea that didn't get used.
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    AHS Quotes

    "I don't respond to flattery" "Nor do you recognize sarcasm"
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    Big Mouth

    "Let's go eat Chik-fil-a and not tell anybody" "I cant believe I waited around for a fuckin priest to show me a panty picture." Burn the house to the ground! Use the box dress as kindling!" "But Jay's been bragging he's going to get fingered at the dance! "Ok, first of all, I think he's got that wrong or else you've grossly misquoted him." "Give me Malala!" "I will kick you in the pussy you stupid shit!" "At least I still have a pussy!" "You tell Shannon you don't want nice! You want two scoops of Haagen Dazs French Vanilla boobies." "Hahah, yeah guys I fuck my pillow. Sorry guys, my tone was off; I 100% fuck my pillow" Every time anyone says "Stop quoting your dad's law commercials."
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    Big Mouth

    Nick: She let me get to second base! Jay: Whoa - she put a finger in your ass? Nick: What?! No; thats not second base! Andrew: ...What do you think third base is? Jay: You don't want to know. Maury: I DO; I WANNA KNOW!!!!
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    Big Mouth

    I could go on a diatribe on how much I love this show and how feminist I think it is (that I will spare you all from), but I think the episode that's most representative of that is episode 2 of season 2, when Jessie and Missy go to the Korean Spa. I was the girl that developed early (so, more of a Gina in that regard), but if I had been able to see all sorts of different womens bodies when I was 13 and know that all of them were normal, that would've been life changing for me. I saw an interview with the cast and how hard they had to push Netflix to keep that episode, and the song that Maya Rudolph sings in - Netflix had a problem with showing Jessie and Missy's chests. And the female writers of the episode pushed back, because their point was that not only had the show already shown naked boys for laughs (and were going to do it again in a few episodes), but wanted to prove that showing a womans body isn't inherently sexual. It sounded like it was a real uphill battle, but I'm glad they fought it. So, no, I don't think you're stupid for thinking it's progressive. I actually think it's very progressive, and I think it's meant to be that way. I think the creators are hoping that it opens the doors for conversations so that kids don't feel so alone like some of us (or at least, I know I certainly did going through puberty) felt when we were younger. And is it filthy? Yeah, but sometimes I think adults tend to forget that kids ARE kinda filthy at that age.
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    S44.E05: Liev Schreiber / Lil Wayne

    Well, I gotta say, I wasn’t expecting Liev Schrieber to pull out a spot on Michael Barbaro impression.
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    "The View": Week Of 11/5/2018

    This thread has already been warned today about off-topic posts. People are continuing to post off-topic posts despite two mod notes. We get it, it's a big day, but we're locking the thread until tomorrow morning. Share your voting stories via PM and DO NOT take episode talk to other threads.
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