Monday, February 27th, 2017
6 AM Hour
- Simon Owen joined us this morning to talk about signs popping up all over France that are calling for Obama as President...in France.
- Rachael Witter joins us for a LIVE forecast for the week. It will be warm to start the week and will cool down this weekend...
When the 2016 Oscar nominations were announced nearly two weeks ago, the response to the overwhelmingly white line-up of talent proved instantly controversial. Film fans and industry veterans alike gathered around the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag to make their voices heard, especially decrying how films starring black actors and directed by black filmmakers — like Creed and Straight Outta Compton — somehow managed to only receive nominations for the white people involved in making them. With material this ripe, of course SNL was going to take a swipe at the Academy Awards this week.