The ‘Not Ready for Prime Time Media’

It’s no rarity for Saturday Night Live to spoof mainstream media idiocy, but this time the mainstream media was forced to look into a mirror and they actually didn’t like what they saw — for a ‘change’:

Life imitating art or just a coincidence? A study of campaign coverage found the media took a sharper look at Barack Obama the week after “Saturday Night Live” spoofed journalists enthralled by his candidacy.

Here are two skits that brought the MSM to their knees in the past couple of weeks. The funniest thing about them is their lack of over-exaggeration:

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