December episodes of Saturday Night Live have always been favorites of mine. Mainly because they just seem bigger, from the setting of a well-decorated Rockefeller Center, the big name guest hosts and musical acts, the surprise drop ins. Last night’s episode of SNL contained all of these things. Yet for some reason the electricity of the night didn’t seem to translate to the energy of the sketches, add on a screaming fans of One Direction who appeared to scream and scream only for 1D didn’t seem to help. In fact, one of the most celebrated sketches of the Will Ferrell era made its return for the first time since 1998 and it there wasn’t much of a crowd reaction to it. Damn tweens.
Paul Rudd was his usual charming self which still allowed for a brisk walk through the evening, even if most of the show seemed to act as a vessel for the rolling promo machine that is Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues movie and the WTF? hair styles that One Direction were sporting. Seriously, what’s going on Harry? Read More