EPISODE REVIEWS


Joan Allen / Jewel
November 14, 1998


(Opening)(Gingrich and Clinton Prove Opposites Attract)-Great Sketch.
Darrel's always funny as Clinton
Rating-9


(Monologe)-Joan Allen shows she can be funny. Will was great too!
Rating-8


(Commercial)(Jensen Mint Fake Change)-Funny commercial. I wish they were
that way all the time.
Rating-8


(Skit)(Martha Stewart Living)-Ana was incredible, and so was Joan!
Rating-9


(Skit)(VH-1 Spirituality Awards)-Joan blew me away as Madonna!Tracy was
great as Maya Angelou.
Rating-8


(Skit)(Suel in the Courtroom)-Its great to see John Goodman on the show.
Really funny.
Rating-8


(Skit)(Space the Infinite Frontier with Harry Carray)-I though this skit was
sort of mean because Harry had just passed away. But Joan and Will were
hiliarious!
Rating-7


(Weekend Update with Colinn Quinn)-Colin's doing a great job. Cheri is great
as Collette. Probably the funniest Weekend Update of the year so far.
Rating-10


(Song)(Jewel)-Im not a fan of Jewel so I really cant say if she sang any
good.


(Skit)(Learning with Jennifer Tilly)-One of the funniest sketchs of the
year. Cheri is great as Jennifer. I wish she would play her more often.
Jimmy was funny, and so was Joan who has a great sense of humor about
herself.
Rating-10


(Skit)(Southern Ladies in New York)-Joan is wonderful! The rat was funny and
so were the rest of the girls.
Rating-8


(Song)(Jewel)-Just ok.


(Skit)(Tarmac Talk)-I wish they had more time to do the skit. Joan, and Tim
are funny.


(Overall)-Probably the best show of the 98-99 season. I hope Joan Allen
hosts again. The show was smartly written and well acted.

Overall Rating-10


Episode Review written by Charles Wheeler


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