No one watches this garbage anymore.
“NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” had its season finale over the weekend. The episode, hosted by actress Anya Taylor-Joy and featuring a musical performance by rapper Lil Nas X, tied with last week’s episode for the lowest ratings of the season.
The finale had a rating of 3.5 in households and 1.5 for adults aged 18 to 49. A week after hosting Tesla CEO Elon Musk in a ratings success, “SNL” ratings tumbled in an episode with comedian Keegan-Michael Key and artist Olivia Rodrigo. As Deadline reported, the episode last week with Key “dropped to pre-Musk levels.” This week, the numbers were just as poor.
Lil Nas X performed his satanic song “Montero (Call Me What You Want)” on this week’s episode, surrounded by male dancers licking his body, with a fiery backdrop. Amid a wardrobe malfunction, the rapper covered himself after the crotch of his pants ripped while he was pole dancing. …”
“NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” showcase closing out its 46th season wasn’t exactly a hit in the ratings department.
The show, which was hosted by Anya Taylor-Joy, had its first full studio audience all season as coronavirus restrictions continue to be lifted and lessened in New York and throughout the country.
Saturday’s “SNL” drew a 3.5 household Live+Same Day rating in the 44 metered local markets and a 1.5 among adults ages 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters, according to Deadline.
The score tied last week’s 3.5 rating among households and 1.5 rating for 18 to 49-year-olds as its worst of the season. …”
The “mainstream” is narrowing into a progressive subculture which is concentrated in large metros. We see this happening at the New York Times and with woke television shows like Star Trek: Discovery and with late night comedy and especially with award shows like the Oscars and Golden Globes.