Franken, a founding writer on SNL, worked on the show throughout the 1980s and 1990s before entering politics.
Drilling down on Franken, Jost recapped the allegations made by radio host Leann Tweeden, who claimed that Franken, in a picture she posted and that appeared over Jost's shoulder during the segment, groped her breasts while she was sleeping on their flight back from a USO tour. Tweeden also accused Franken of forcibly kissing her as "practice" for a skit.
In an initial, widely panned apology, Franken said he behaved immaturely and was only trying to be amusing.
Jost began the segment by showing that very photo.
"Come on man, didn't the troops have it hard enough without having to sit through sketch comedy?" "He was only 55'". Though photos of everyone from Donald Trump to Bill Cosby to Louis C.K. were shown behind it, it was Franken's turn in the hot seat of commentary. "It's not like he wrote the remix to 'Ignition, '" Che said, a reference to similar allegations against R. Kelly.
Over the past few weeks, the comedy world has had to reckon with hard truths about the industry. Moore has been accused by multiple women of predatory behavior and unwanted sexual advances, including by woman who was 14 years old at the time.
Other former "SNL" cast members were split on how they viewed the Franken situation and what the show should or should not do, the New York Times reported. Al Franken's response to sexual harassment allegations and are not calling for his resignation. Now that he holds public office himself - and more individuals are finding the courage to come forward about sexual harassment - he is being accountable for his actions. But "SNL" proved it would spare no friend, even one who goes all the way back to the show's beginning.
Following the completion of the purchase, the director now owns 100 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,165. The company has a market capitalization of $266,648.75, a PE ratio of 13.08, a P/E/G ratio of 1.30 and a beta of 0.97.
Afam Capital Inc decreased Ishares Msci Australia Index (EWA) stake by 35,515 shares to 124,855 valued at $2.71 million in 2017Q2. It improved, as 77 investors sold DIS shares while 606 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 117 raised stakes.
McIntyre is set to be evaluated and undergo a MRI, and if the injury is indeed a torn bicep then he will likely undergo surgery. Almas has really succeeded, experiencing a bit of career rebirth even, since being paired up with Zelina Vega .
About 85 percent of the total compensation will come from bonuses, which would be subject the approval of the owners. Schefter reports the annual base salary in the incentive-heavy deal will be in the "single-digit millions".
Finally, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. increased its position in Darden Restaurants by 3.7% during the third quarter. The Company owned and operated 1,536 restaurants through its subsidiaries in the United States and Canada, as of May 29, 2016.
Ratner has previously been accused of sexual misconduct by several women, among them actresses Natasha Henstridge and Olivia Munn. Reid told the paper she relented as Ratner allegedly used his hand to place her head near his crotch.
With many fans taking to Twitter since the announcement, CD Projekt RED has assured fans that there is nothing to worry about. CD Projekt RED admitted that there have been some departures, however those departures were not endangering its projects.
Emerson Electric comprises about 3.3% of Mcdaniel Terry & Co.'s holdings, making the stock its 19th largest holding. (NYSE:EMR). Since May 17, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $951,639 activity. 610 shares were sold by SILLIMAN CRAIG L .
Jimenez Sells 1275 Shares of Raytheon Company (RTN) Stock
The California-based Weatherly Asset Mngmt Lp has invested 0.18% in Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN). 21,982 are owned by Burns J W &. The firm has a market capitalization of $52,859.56, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.19, a PEG ratio of 2.48 and a beta of 0.57.
UCLA Head Football Coach Fired After Loss to USC
UCLA lost to in-state rival USC on Saturday night, and it turns out that was the last game Jim Mora coached with the Bruins. UCLA went 37-16 over Mora's first four years in charge and finished in the top-3 of the Pac-12 South each season.
Morocco food aid stampede kills 15, injures 5 others
At least 15 women were killed and another 10 people injured during a crush as food aid was distributed in a Moroccan village. An official report in early October slammed severe poverty that persisted in rural and remote areas of the country.
$1.33 EPS Expected for Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)
Young now forecasts that the bank will post earnings per share of $5.12 for the year, down from their previous estimate of $5.22. The stock traded as high as C$83.99 and last traded at C$83.23, with a volume of 1637370 shares trading hands.
WWE Survivor Series: How to make money betting on the event
The return of Roman Reigns has been key, and has seen The Shield emerge as the biggest betting favourites of Survivor Series . On Raw , there is dissention between Angle and Triple H, while Balor and Samoa Joe have also been feuding in recent weeks.
Mariah Carey Doesn't Want to be the Queen of Christmas!
Maria Carey has hinted that the recent outpouring of sexual harassment claims has stirred up incidents from her own past. Make my wish come true / All I want for Christmas is you ... to call me Mimi by my proper appellation.
What Are Analysts Opinions On Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR)
Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its position in shares of Nektar Therapeutics by 14.1% during the 2nd quarter. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding NKTR? First Light Asset has 470,194 shares for 3.08% of their portfolio.
Trump tweets against Al Franken: 'Where do his hands go?'
Moore dismissed the allegations as "lies and smears", though many Republicans called for him to drop out of the senatorial race. Franken apologized to Tweeden both publicly and in a separate letter sent to her that Tweeden read aloud on The View .
Country Music Legend Mel Tillis Dies At 85
The singer, songwriter, comedian and businessman, whose genuine warmth and down-home humor drew countless fans, was 85 years old. It wasn't a commercial success, but the group was nominated for vocal event of the year by the Country Music Association.