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Together Again: Seth Meyers & Bill Hader Reminisce About Stefon

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Reunited!

There’s a Stefon-sized hole in my heart that will never be filled. And when Bill Hader visited “Late Night With Seth Meyers,” the two former “Saturday Night Live” co-stars made clear they are every bit as emotional about Stefon as the rest of us. Filming the last-ever Stefon sketch, when he leaves Anderson Cooper at the altar and runs off with Seth, made both of these guys cry. Aw, I get choked up just thinking about it.

Nightlife Correspondent Stefon Is Alive And Well In This New York Times Article

Stefon On V-Day
Where to take your boo, according to "SNL"'s fave club kid. Watch »
Stefon's Spring Break
"NYC's hottest club is Your Mother And I Are Separating!" Read More »
Stefon's Summer Hotspots
Where to cool off in NYC this summer. Watch »

There is nothing funny about the plight of China’s high tech workers. Employees who make iPhones and other tech devices for exportation overseas work long hours in difficult conditions with little compensation. Times reporter Dan Levin’s article, “The Demanding Off-Hour Escapes of China’s High-Tech Workers,” explores how these workers deal with their stresses and blow off steam. Not a particularly humorous subject, really.

And yet!

Levin’s article opens with a description — noticed by an editor at Think Progress — that perfectly mimics one of “Saturday Night Live” character Stefon’s famous night club reviews:

“The hottest nightclub in this factory town is a neon-encrusted dive down the road from the industrial park where iPhones are made 24 hours a day. Tucked behind an open construction site, “Through the Summer,” as the nightspot is known, had it all on a recent Saturday night — plastic whistles, fruit plates, a toddler with a mohawk, counterfeit light sabers and a bawdy comedian who imbibed beer through his nose.”

We’re not sure if The New York Times was in on the joke (probs not, considering they believe women wear dresses is a wild breaking trend), or even if Dan Levin knew what he was doing, but either way, bravo! [New York Times via Huffington Post]

“SNL”‘s Stefon Shares His Spring Break Plans With The World

Guy Fieri on SNL
Yup, he got an SNL takedown. Read More »
Skewered By "SNL"
SNL nails the Kardashians where it hurts. Watch »
Melissa On "SNL"
Melissa McCarthy's opening monologue on "SNL." Watch »
"NYC's hottest club is 'Your Mother And I Are Separating!

Oh, Stefon, how we have missed you so! The “Saturday Night Live” skit featuring Bill Hader cracking up at his own jokes actually managed to top itself this week. I cannot even tell you the major snorts I snorted after hearing Stefon’s impression of “Donald Duck waking up from a Vietnam dream.” Also, maybe the best line ever? “This place has everything: shutes, ladders, the outdoor concert from a Zoloft commercial.” Indeed! [Hulu]

This Season’s Hottest Holiday Card Belongs To Stefon

Stefon On Club Crease
"SNL" City Correspondent approves! Watch »
Stefon On Mother's Day
Where "SNL"'s Stefon suggest you take mom! Watch »
Stefon's Summer Hotspots
Where to cool off in NYC this summer. Watch »
Stefon On V-Day
Where to take your boo, according to "SNL"'s fave club kid. Watch »

Get a look at the holiday card sent out to some lucky recipients from the cast and crew of “Saturday Night Live” — it’s Norman Rockwell meets Stefon, “Weekend Update”‘s resident club kid! Seeing this gave me the gentle push I needed to spend 30 minutes watching Stefon skits on Hulu (four of which are above). Thanks, NBC! 

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