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: Are Black Women Socially Invisible? ... Is SNL Ready for a Black Woman?
Saturday Night Live's Kenan Thompson says the show's questionable lack of
diversity is due to the shortage of Black female comedians who are "ready" to join
Oct 15, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson: Black female comics not 'ready' for 'SNL' ... telling TheGrio, "
They need to pay attention" and add a black woman to the cast.
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 ...
Nov 7, 2013 ... 10 black women 'Saturday Night Live' should consider hiring .... Thompson said it
was hard to find black women who are “ready” for the show.
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.
Oct 15, 2013 ... “Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready.” ... In fact, SNL has
only featured four African-American women in its entire 39-year ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...