Political Humor

Saturday Night Live writer and comedian Al Franken discussed the role of political humor in this year’s midterm elections, focusing… read more

Saturday Night Live writer and comedian Al Franken discussed the role of political humor in this year’s midterm elections, focusing on the negativity of the campaigns. He showed clips of Saturday Night Live’s satirical political advertisements, including ads poking fun at Massachusetts Senate candidates Ted Kennedy and Mitt Romney. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Political Humor

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Program ID:
61095-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 24, 1994
Last Aired:
Nov 27, 1994

Airing Details

  • Oct 24, 1994 | 6:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 25, 1994 | 3:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 26, 1994 | 3:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 1994 | 1:42am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 1994 | 4:48am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 1994 | 9:13am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 26, 1994 | 11:49pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 1994 | 1:25pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 27, 1994 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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