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Is SNL Ready for a Black Woman? - Huffington Post

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Nov 9, 2013 ... When Saturday Night Live added six new comedians to the cast this season, people were shocked that a black woman was absent from the ...

Here's Why Black Women Aren't Ready For Saturday Night Live ...

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Oct 19, 2013 ... So, are black women ready to overcome a history of representative oppression and ignorance to make audiences fall out on SNL? Probably not ...

Get to know 11 black women who just auditioned for 'SNL' | EW.com

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Dec 13, 2013 ... It's official: Come January, SNL will be adding a black woman to its cast. ... So much for black women not being ready for the Not Ready for ...

The Real Problem With SNL and Casting Black Women - The Atlantic

www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2013/11/the-real-problem-with-snl-and-casting-black-women/281280/

Nov 8, 2013 ... It's not that black women aren't ready for Saturday Night Live. With its limited, stereotype-reinforcing roles, SNL doesn't seem ready for them.

Kenan Thompson: Black female comics not 'ready' for 'SNL'

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Oct 15, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson: Black female comics not 'ready' for 'SNL' ... aired since Season 35, only two black women (and four women of color in total) ...

SNL's Kenan Thompson and the Invisible Black Women of Comedy ...

www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/10/17/snl-s-kenan-thompson-and-the-invisible-black-women-of-comedy.html

Oct 17, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson pissed the Internet off by saying that black female comics weren't ready for 'SNL.' Does he have a point? Tricia Romano ...

Kenan Thompson Thinks Black Women Aren't Funny Enough for SNL

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Oct 15, 2013 ... "Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready." ... Yet according to Thompson, SNL isn't to blame, black women are to blame.

What it's like to audition for “SNL” as a black woman - Salon.com

www.salon.com/2013/11/05/what_its_like_to_audition_for_snl_as_a_black_woman/

Nov 5, 2013 ... What it's like to audition for “SNL” as a black woman. Comedian .... in the living room. The Holy Grail of sketch comedy called and I was ready.

SNL's” gender equality movement left black women out - Salon.com

www.salon.com/2013/10/18/snls_gender_equality_movement_left_black_women_out/

Oct 18, 2013 ... Tina Fey says "SNL" replaced men in drag with female comics -- but black female characters were still played by men.

For 'SNL' Cast, Being Diverse May Be Better Than Being 'Ready ...

www.nytimes.com/2013/10/30/arts/television/for-snl-cast-being-diverse-may-be-better-than-being-ready.html

Oct 29, 2013 ... Let me state the obvious: That “Saturday Night Live,” once home of the Not Ready for Prime Time players, has hired only three black women for ...

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5 Funny Black Women Ready For Saturday Night Live - VH1

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Oct 16, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson said that the reason SNL doesn't have any funny black women is because they're not ready. The 5 funny ladies on this list ...

Watch That Black Girl: A Big Break From Saturday Night Live - NBC ...

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LaToya Marie (Danitra Vance) is "That Black Girl," and she's ready to take on New York and become a big star! Until then, she must pay her dues -- just not her  ...

Kenan Thompson Blames SNL's Diversity Issue on Lack of Talented ...

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Oct 14, 2013 ... In a world where we have a black First Lady and pop culture is defined by ... To say there are no AA comedians ready for SNL is such a cop out.