One of our favorite “Saturday Night Live” veterans is coming back to NBC!
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, Maya Rudolph is starring in her own variety special titled “The Maya Rudolph Show.” The comedy special, scheduled to air on May 19 at 10 p.m., will feature the 41-year-old reports comedian and a few of her famous friends, including Kristen Bell, Andy Samberg, Fred Armisen, Craig Robinson, Sean Hayes, and Chris Parnell.
Along with an hour of laughs, viewers can look forward to a special performance by Janelle Monáe featuring Raphael Saaddiq as bandleader.
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Sources say the special, executive produced by SNL’s Lorne Michaels, may also serve as a pilot for an ongoing series. Only time shall tell!
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reports that Chelsea Handler is in talks with CBS about getting a late-night show of her own. Sources say she’s eyeing Craig Ferguson’s 12:30 time slot. The Wrap
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26 Random Thoughts Every Women Has On A Bad Date
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1. You Know You've Thought All Of These Things While On A Bad Date
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2. I Wasted An Outfit On This. I'm Wearing This Again Tomorrow.
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3. This Is The 34th Time He's Complimented Me.
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4. The Waiter Is Really Cute. Hey Boo.
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5. I Wonder How Many Likes I Got On My Latest Instagram Post?
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6. OMG Look At That Cute Couple Over There...Everyone Is Having More Fun Than Me.
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7. I Bet I Could Take Him, You Know, If It Comes To That
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8. I'm Going To Be Single Forever.
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9. Ugh. I Want Ice Cream. Oh Sh*t, I Have Ben & Jerry's In The Freezer.
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10. I Luh You Papi...I Luh You Luh You Luh You Papi. Ugh Why Can't I Get This Song Out Of My Head?!
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11. Maybe If I Pretend It's All Good, It Won't Be So Bad?
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12. I'm Pretty Sure This Is My Last Pair Of Clean Panties. I Should Do Laundry.
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13. If He Touches Me, I Will Kill Him.
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14. Maybe I'll Get My BFF To Call Me & Pretend Something Happened...
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15. I'm Going To The Gym In The Morning, Just Kidding...I'm Going To Brunch.
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16. I Hope I Have Some Bacon At Home. I Want Some Bacon Tonight.
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17. I Definitely Should Have Gone To The Gym Tonight.
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18. Can't Wait To Get Home, Get A Snack & Watch Netflix
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19. That's The Last Time I'll Let A Man Be A Man--I'm Choosing The Restaurant Next Time.
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20. I Wonder If I Can Get Him To Pay For My Cab?
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21. He's Not Going To Mention His Ex Again...Oh He Mentioned His Ex Again.
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22. Oh You Hate When Women Smoke Pot, Do You?
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23. I Should Call My Mom.
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