“Lazy Sunday” Puts the Lonely Island Crew on the Map

“Lazy Sunday” was the second Saturday Night Live “Digital Short” produced by the newly hired Lonely Island comedy team (Adam Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone) and it “blew the lid off the place,” in the words of Bill Hader. Streaming video clips from TV shows/movies to the masses was still relatively new in 2005 and SNL was extremely wise to make an exception to their “live” skits for the pre-recorded farcical bits that would often come to be the highlights of their show. Come relive the magic of watching Chris Parnell aggressively eating a muffin.

‘LAZY SUNDAY’ 10 YEARS LATER: AN ORAL HISTORY

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