SNL's Tina Fey Episode: 5 Best Scenes


>[A nice homecoming for Tina Fey, featuring the obligatory and much-anticipated Sarah Palin sketch, in which she introduces the new Sarah Palin Network.]

Some highlights...

Women's News correspondent Tina Fey on the plight of successful women in the face of Michelle "Bombshell" McGee-type bimbos. ("You could be the woman who cures cancer, and you would still be up against some skank rocking giant veiny fake boobs..."):

Cold Open: Obama walks viewers through this year's census form. (Sample Q.: "Do you feel that Jews have too much influence on Wall Street and the media?"...):

Duncan Heinz introduces a new indulgence for single women—"In just 90 seconds, Brownie Husband bakes into a delicious partner...":

CBS reports live from the Masters, with guest Tiger Woods expert Las Vegas convention model Ashlyn St. Cloud (Tina Fey), and a brief commercial interruption by Woods and his late father:

The Devil (Jason Sudeikis) drops by Weekend Update to comment on the Catholic Church and reveal (incidentally) that his son is the TMZ guy:

Also: Justin Bieber as jailbait for Tina Fey's frustrated physics teacher, and Fey as Lolene, the 9-inch-tall hooker with a heart of gold.

NEXT WEEK: Ryan Phillippe, with musical guest KE$HA.

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On Election Day in 1996, launched a weekly editorial cartoon feature drawn by Sage Stossel and named (aptly enough) "Sage, Ink." Since then, Stossel's whimsical work has been featured by the New York Times Week in Review, CNN Headline News, Cartoon Arts International/The New York Times Syndicate, The Boston Globe, Nieman Reports, Editorial Humor, The Provincetown Banner (for which she received a 2009 New England Press Association Award), and elsewhere. Her work has also been included in Best Editorial Cartoons of the Year, (2005, 2006, 2009, and 2010 editions) and Attack of the Political Cartoonists. Her children's book, On the Loose in Boston, was published in June 2009.

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After college she took what was intended to be a temporary summer position securing electronic rights to articles from The Atlantic's archive for use online. Intrigued by The Atlantic's rich history and the creative possibilities in helping to launch a digital edition of the magazine on the Web, she soon joined The Atlantic full time. As the site's former executive editor, she was involved in everything from contributing reviews, author interviews, and illustrations, to hosting message boards and producing a digital edition of The Atlantic for the Web.

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