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Somehow, in its 11 years of existence, I only watched “Love Actually” for the first time this past weekend. It was heartwarming, it was enduring, it was uplifting and I freakin’ loved it, which is what makes the timing of Amy Adams’ guest spot on “Saturday Night Live” this week even more perfect.
In a “Love Actually” spoof called “Christmas Romance,” Amy opens her door to find a man, “SNL”‘s Pete Davidson, holding up a series of signs. She quickly realizes that he might be trying to profess his love for her, but after a few more minutes of signage, what he actually reveals is SO much better. In fact, the writers at “SNL” did such a fantastic job, that Amy eventually can’t keep a straight face anymore and struggles to keep it together as Pete does his thing (also holding back the giggles). This is why I love Christmas.
If your parents are the type who only get to see you a few times a year and gush about you to anyone who will listen in between, going home for Thanksgiving probably means being treating like a queen the whole weekend. After living in a tiny city apartment, eating a steady stream of takeout and lugging your clothes to the laundromat, your childhood home can feel like a five-star resort. “Saturday Night Live” brought together Cameron Diaz, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon, Cecily Strong, Vanessa Bayer, Sasheer Zamata and Lil’ Baby Aidy Bryant to celebrate spending Thanksgiving back at home.
- Chris Rock hosted “Saturday Night Live” this weekend and joked about 9/11 and the Boston Marathon bombing in his opening monologue, which some people definitely did not like. [Dlisted]
- Rihanna as a Ninja Turtle is maybe the best celeb Halloween costume I’ve seen. [Dlisted]
- Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old woman with terminal brain cancer, ended her own life on Saturday. [Jezebel]
- Angie Harmon and Jason Sehorn are splitting after 13 years of marriage. [Us Weekly] Keep reading »
You know that moment when you suddenly realize you’re a Taylor Swift fan even though you don’t want to be? And that feeling of epic vertigo that comes immediately afterward? No? Well, the music fans in this “Saturday Night Live” sketch do, and Swiftamine is here to save the day. Even Taylor would like to buy herself some.
On Saturday, Bill Hader made an appearance on “Saturday Night Live” and his legendary character Stefon paid a visit to Weekend Update for the first time since Hader left the show. The segment’s “city correspondent” hasn’t changed a bit — and that’s how we like it. Watch him do us all a public service by delivering the latest news about the city’s hottest clubs while attempting to stifle his own laughter. [HuffPost]