An Interview With Bobby Moynihan: SNL and Beyond

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What is the backstory of Bobby Moynihan, SNL actor? How did he get to be on Saturday Night Live (SNL), and what’s he known for? For Bobby Moynihan, SNL was a key part of career development and becoming famous for comedy. In an episode of the podcast Fly on the Wall, he spoke in depth about this journey. Here’s what we know about Bobby Moynihan from his podcast interview with Dana Carvey and David Spade.

Michael Stipe’s Art Beyond Music: Sculpture & Photography

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When was it that for Michael Stipe, art became a focus? How did he grow into visual arts with a start in music? For Michael Stipe, arts like photography and sculpture have played important roles in his career post-R.E.M. Stipe even has plans to exhibit his art at a gallery in Milan, Italy. Read more about Stipe’s transition into other forms of art with these insights from the podcast Smartless.

How Congress Is Working to Avoid a Government Shutdown

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How is Congress going to avoid a government shutdown? What are the consequences of a shutdown if it does happen? To avoid a government shutdown, Congress is working on bipartisan funding bills to keep services running and federal employees paid. However, some critics argue that these temporary funding bills are insufficient for addressing the greater issue of overspending. Read this summary of a snippet from NPR News Now on the potential shutdown.

Saturday Night Live Behind the Scenes: Lots of Hard Work

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What do we know about Saturday Night Live behind the scenes? What is it like to perform on SNL? Saturday Night Live involves hard work, creativity, and complex dynamics between recurring stars and guest performers. A recent episode of the podcast Fly on the Wall offers a glimpse into this world. Consider these insights from a Fly on the Wall interview between Dana Carvey, David Spade, and Bobby Moynihan.

When to Commit in a Relationship: How to Read the Signs

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How do you know when to commit in a relationship? What should you look for? The right time to commit in a relationship is after the honeymoon period has passed and after you know that you are comfortable with someone and feel like the best version of yourself around them. You should also take notice of how you feel around your potential partner’s family. Read the following for advice on when to make a commitment.

Modern Comedy: The Rise of YouTube, TikTok, and the Digital Age

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What makes modern comedy unique? How important is the Internet to comedy today? Modern comedy has been greatly influenced by the Internet, as evidenced by the success and trajectory of Saturday Night Live (SNL). SNL has demonstrated how comedy now relies on rewatchability on platforms like YouTube and TikTok. Here’s more about comedy in the digital age from the podcast Fly on the Wall.

Becoming First-Time Parents: How to Support Your Family

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How can you make the process of becoming first-time parents easier? What does it take to support your marriage after the addition of a child? When becoming first-time parents, you should think about how you’re going to distribute household labor and how you can support both each other’s needs and the needs of a new child. Sometimes marriages decline when a new child is introduced due to a lack of investment in the marriage. Read on for advice on how to navigate becoming parents in a way that is healthy for your family.

How to Make Your Relationship Strong and Last Longer

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When learning how to make your relationship strong and last longer, what should you focus on? How can you make your love last? To make your relationship strong and last longer, you need to continue dating your partner long into the relationship, stay curious about them, and invest in their dreams. This will help you maintain an emotional connection and bond of trust. Continue reading for more on how to strengthen your relationship.

The Axeman: Jazz and Its Role in Protecting New Orleans

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What was the connection between the Axeman, jazz, and the city of New Orleans? How did jazz save lives? According to a public letter from the serial killer the Axeman, jazz music could keep residents of New Orleans safe when he went on his killing sprees. The Axeman may have loved jazz music, but he may have also been simply demonstrating power and control. Here is what we know about the Axeman and jazz, with content from an episode of Morbid: A True Crime Podcast.