Description: Alan Stuart Franken (born May 21, 1951) is an American comedian, writer, producer, author, and politician who served as a United States Senator from Minnesota from 2009 to 2018. He became well known in the 1970s and 1980s as a performer on the television comedy show Saturday Night Live (SNL). After decades as a comedic actor and …
Description: Nov 21, 2017 · Women who worked with Al Franken on Saturday Night Live are stepping out to support him — 36 “SNL Women,” to be exact. The comic-turned-senator, who spent a total of 15 years on the series as a writer and performer, faced sexual misconduct accusations by KABC radio anchor Leeann Tweeden last ...
Description: Nov 21, 2017 · Former women staffers at SNL release statement in support of Sen. Al Franken. A group of women who worked with Sen. Al Franken during his time at Saturday Night Live said they wanted to "stand up" for the Minnesota Democrat.
Description: Also on the trip were country music artists Darryl Worley, Mark Wills, Keni Thomas, and some cheerleaders from the Dallas Cowboys. The headliner was comedian and now-senator, Al Franken.
Description: Nov 21, 2017 · Dozens of women who've worked on "Saturday Night Live" have come out in support of Al Franken. "We feel compelled to stand up for Al Franken, whom we have all had the pleasure of working with over the years on Saturday Night Live (SNL)," the former and current staffers wrote in a statement. Last ...
Description: Al Franken is best known for nearly two decades of work on Saturday Night Live (1975). During that time he wrote, performed in and produced hundreds of sketches, including "Daily Affirmations with Stuart Smalley" and "The Final Days," a piece about the last days of Richard Nixon's presidency. A ...
Description: Nov 21, 2017 · 36 former Saturday Night Live writers, production crew, and even cast members have signed an open letter in support of Senator Al Franken, who was accused of sexual harassment on Nov. 16. News anchor Leeann Tweeden shared a photo of Franken groping her while on tour in the Middle East. "What Al ...
Description: Dec 07, 2017 · Democrats preparing to attack GOP after Franken resignation: Joe Piscopo Comedian Joe Piscopo, who worked with Sen. Al Franken on ‘Saturday Night Live’, reacts to the Minnesota Democrat’s announcement that he will resign from the Senate in several weeks following multiple sexual harassment allegations.
Description: Democratic Senator Al Franken - who has been accused of kissing a woman without her consent and pretending to grope her in a photo - once pitched an SNL sketch about raping a journalist, it has emerged. The remarks were made in 1995, when Franken and other writers on the show were working up a ...
Description: Soon after the accusations came out against Franken, the lawmaker apologized and called for an ethics probe into the incident, which occurred while he worked as a comedian before he became a senator.. SNL's lack of hesitation to chide Franken is notable, not only because he used to appear on "Weekend Update," but because the …
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Description: Nov 19, 2017 · “Saturday Night Live” went after one of its own. “Weekend Update” anchor Colin Jost kicked off his segment with the 2006 photo of Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) smiling as he groped radio broadcaster Leeann Tweeden. She was unaware of the future politician looming over her she slept on a C-17 ...
Description: Nov 21, 2017 · SNL alumni not offended by Franken vouch for beleaguered senator
Description: Should he stay or should he go? Hollywood, never as monolithic as Fox News viewers believe, certainly has reached no consensus on Al Franken, the Saturday Night Live veteran turned Minnesota senator. "Zero tolerance," tweets Alyssa Milano, firmly in the he-needs-to-go camp.
Description: ‘Al Franken kissed and groped me without my consent,’ Leeann Tweeden says. The senator apologized.
Description: Women who worked with Senator Al Franken during his time at “Saturday Night Live” wrote a letter showing their solidarity and defending his character.
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Description: How Liberal Media Turned on Shamed Senator Al Franken As PBS scrubs him from a David Letterman tribute, and after his drubbing from ‘SNL,’ there is no let-up for Al Franken in the fallout from his sexual misconduct scandal.
Description: Democrats called Al Franken’s behavior unacceptable, returned his campaign donations, and hinted that — absent a satisfying explanation in response to a sexual harassment allegation — they’d eventually demand he resign.
Description: Dec 07, 2017 · Sen. Al Franken says he will resign over sexual harassment charges, but denies misconduct. The second-term senator had been accused by more than a half dozen women of inappropriate sexual conduct., but he said the allegations were not true.
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