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
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 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 ... Well, Kenan Thompson, one of two black performers on SNL's current cast, has a
... "Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready.".
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 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 ...