Encyclopedia > Weekend Update

  Article Content

Weekend Update

Weekend Update is a regular comedy sketch performed on the television series, Saturday Night Live.

Typically scheduled after the first musical performance of the guest music act, the action consists of a mock newsroom with one of the players playing an anchorman reading off the news of the week and cracking satirical jokes about the stories.

In addition, various other players give humourously bizarre editorials[?] which make fun of the perceived self importance of such news content.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
East Hampton North, New York

... $38,566 versus $29,750 for females. The per capita income for the town is $25,725. 12.2% of the population and 10.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the ...

This page was created in 34 ms