SNL: Just The Funny Parts: Sarah Palin Wants To Phone A Friend

By Lindsay Robertson / September 29, 2008

Eek, another weak Saturday Night Live propped into respectability by Tina Fey as Sarah Palin. Anna Faris didn’t “suck”, per se, she just wasn’t in any good sketches. Here were the two funny parts, plus a fun CNN clip analyzing this week’s Palin-smashing. I’m still patiently awaiting the next T-Mobile commercial parody. Get on it, Sudeikis!

One of the funniest things about this, I thought, was the way they didn’t even try to hide Amy Poehler’s pregnancy this time. It was part of the joke:

Bill Clinton is a huge (and possibly the only?) fan of Californication:

And from real TV, CNN’s Wolf Blitzer and John King can’t help but laugh while comparing Fey’s impression to Palin’s actual interview:

And I supposed Duffy was funny, in a high school talent show train wreck kind of way.