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McCormick will break a glass ceiling, all while honoring iconic African-American artists and comedians. 

October 08 2018 1:20 PM

With the midterms fast approaching, the out comedian gets political — but that doesn't include portraying the press secretary any longer. 

October 08 2018 5:03 AM

GOP senators are depicted as elderly beer-guzzling bros relishing their victory at the expense of everyone but straight, white men. Sounds right.

October 07 2018 11:19 AM

The out comedian, in a spoof of the Brett Kavanaugh hearing, tapped into rumors that have long swirled around the senator's lifelong bachelorhood.

September 30 2018 5:04 PM

"I’m going to start at an 11. I’m going to take it to about a 15 real quick," said Damon as Kavanaugh on Saturday Night Live's premiere.

September 30 2018 3:14 PM

Actor Nik Dodani tackled coming out, cultural appropriation, and STI testing on the late-night show.

September 29 2018 1:09 PM