Help me find an old SNL skit.
April 29, 2016 3:21 PM   Subscribe

The sketch was at a party, and focused on one character who kept trying to make small talk with people but each time he tried he inadvertently offended someone. Tried talking about the weather, if I recall, and another character started crying, prompting others to berate him for not being more sensitive to the fact that the crying character's family member had been killed by a weatherman. Or something like that....
posted by Framer to Media & Arts (10 answers total)
 
Is it this Kids in the Hall sketch?
posted by to recite so charmingly at 3:33 PM on April 29, 2016 [2 favorites]


This sounds like Debbie Downer.
posted by Sara C. at 3:38 PM on April 29, 2016 [1 favorite]


That Kids in the Hall one is similar, but not quite it...
posted by Framer at 3:56 PM on April 29, 2016


That sounds really really familiar. You don't by any chance remember even one the cast members who was in it.. or what decade?
posted by Mael Oui at 5:45 PM on April 29, 2016


You can search their transcripts online.
posted by Ideefixe at 5:51 PM on April 29, 2016 [1 favorite]


Was it the Seinfeld episode "The Pony Remark"? Jerry starts talking about how no one in real life has a pony, and this old lady from the old country is super offended because everyone she knew, including herself, had a pony.
posted by littlesq at 6:14 PM on April 29, 2016


A Bear Ate My Parents?
posted by tippy at 8:00 PM on April 29, 2016


Is it this one? Not a party, but Alec Baldwin and Kristin Wiig keep offending each other during their carpool with what they say. He says he hates Celine Dion. She explains how Celine rescued her from a Peruvian kidnapping, etc.
posted by hhc5 at 10:13 PM on April 29, 2016


These are all hysterical, but not the one I'm remembering. Perhaps I made it up entirely....
posted by Framer at 7:12 AM on April 30, 2016


It is not in your head Framer. I recall the sketch as well but I can't find it.
posted by mmascolino at 9:01 AM on April 30, 2016


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