Fred Armisen

Global Politics

Seth Meyers discusses politicians' role on Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live for decades has lampooned Americas political leaders and political wanna-bes. With the presidential election just a few weeks away now, both Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, or their imitators, are taking their turns in the hot seat. But perhaps nothing will ever rival the "gift" SNL got when Sarah Palin ran for vice president, comedian Seth Meyers says.

Arts, Culture & Media

Fred Armisen's summer playlist

This week, SNL's Fred Armisen gives us his idea of the ultimate summer playlist. When it comes to summer tunes, he says it's all about the tempo. The music has to be either really upbeat or slow enough to elicit memories of our long summers of the past.