ONE WEEK. HAVE YOU VOTED YET?

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Coronavirus, ‘The Walking Dead,’ and the homicidal lunacy of the right: some disjointed thoughts.

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Blerg. Looks like you probably won’t be watching that ’30 Rock’ special on NBC after all.

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No one wants to go to the Republicans’ Coronapalooza next month.

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Here is Carl Reiner’s final, perfect performance if you’re looking for a good cry.

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Just go ahead and plop yourself down on the couch and stream these movies because you’re not going anywhere anytime soon.

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HOW’S EVERYONE FEELING? REALLY GOOD? I BET WE’RE ALL FEELING REALLY GOOD.

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More delicious impeachment hearings, and they aren’t going great for President Atherosclerosis

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Idris Elba charms on the ever-rare consistent episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’

Saturday Night Live
Idris Elba & Khalid
March 9, 2019

I KNOW THIS IS LATE AND I AM SORRY. I was on a plane when this episode originally aired, and while I guess I could have watched it on YouTube sometime last week I did not because of reasons. (I didn’t want to.) But I’m here now and am happy to report that last week’s episode of Saturday Night Live, hosted by Idris Elba, was a remarkably solid and consistent episode in an otherwise fairly sloppy season.

Idris Elba seemed genuinely thrilled to be hosting, the sketches were (for the most part) clever and none of them dragged on past their welcome, and did I mention the part where Idris Elba was the host? Because honestly, Idris Elba could just stand there being handsome for 90 minutes and it would still be a better episode of Saturday Night Live than the one Halsey hosted.

OOOOH, BURN, EPISODE OF SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE HOSTED BY HALSEY.

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The Democrats aren’t going to debate on Fox News and somehow this is news.

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