Monday, October 20, 2008

Ms Bob Roberts

If you haven't watched Sarah Palin's debut on Saturday Night Live yet, have a look.

Opening sketch:

Closing sketch:

Most of the actors avoid eye contact with her completely. The last time I saw friction like this was in Bob Roberts, when Tim Robbins' candidate appears in a SNL-type show called Cutting Edge.

The Independent concludes, "Though her performance will no doubt increase her skyrocketing celebrity, a cynic might venture that it has come to something when a person seeking to become vice-president of the most powerful nation on earth celebrates being an object of derision."