EPISODE REVIEWS


Cuba Gooding Jr. / Ricky Martin
May 8, 1999


[OPENING] Clinton dreams of Malibu future
Pretty funny! Although I had prior knowledge of
Monica's guest appearance. Cracked me up, though!

 

[MONOLOGUE] Cuba Gooding Jr.
This was great! He had the energy he did when he
won the Academy Award for Jerry Maguire and it
was great! I was kinda weary that he wasn't going
to say it, but low and behold...."Show Me The
Money!"

 

[COMMERCIAL] LOTTO: For the Ones You Love
OK, I thought that SNL was going to do something
terrible to the baby, thank God they didn't. It
was a sweet commercial.

 

[SKETCH] NBC's improvised miniseries
S-T-U-P-I-D!

 

[MISCELLANEOUS] Barbara Walters looks for Monica,
part 1
Pretty good! I like Oteri playing Walters!

 

[SKETCH] Pretty Living
Everytime I see Helen Madden, I fall on the floor
laughing!

 

[COMMERCIAL] LOTTO: Don't Give Up
Once was enough....

 

[SKETCH] The Ladies' Man
Monica again! Great sketch!

 

[TV FUNHOUSE] Ambiguo Boys
Hillarious! Ace & Gary are back with a vengence!

 

[MISCELLANEOUS] Barbara Walters looks for Monica,
part 2
Again, once WAS enough!

 

[MUSICAL GUEST] Ricky Martin
Great music! He is a sensation from way back in
his days with Menudo!

 

[WEEKEND UPDATE] with Colin Quinn
FUNNY! I liked the part where he makes fun of
Kattan, its all in good fun, though!

 

[SKETCH] Mango turns Cuba down
THE BEST SKETCH OF THE NIGHT! I WAS CRYING!

 

[COMMERCIAL] New Scratchers from LOTTO
ZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzz. I thought it was a real
commercial the way NBC leaned into it...

 

[COMMERCIAL] Martha Stewart Living promo
"My husband gave me this house and the finger. I
haven't seen him since!" Only funny part of it.
It is a lame sketch.

 

[MISCELLANEOUS] Barbara Walters looks for Monica,
part 3
So true, Tim Robbins DID host that show!


Episode Review written by Benjamin LeBaron


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