Forum Post: A Banned Segment from Saturday Night Live. The film is a scathing critique of corporate media ownership, including NBC's ownership by General Electric/Westinghouse.
Posted 10 years ago on Dec. 29, 2011, 1:37 p.m. EST by Keepitsimple
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A Banned Segment from Saturday Night Live
The 1998 Robert Smigel animated short film "Conspiracy Theory Rock", part of a March 1998 "TV Funhouse" segment, has been removed from all subsequent airings of the Saturday Night Live episode where it originally appeared. Michaels claimed the edit was done because it "wasn't funny". The film is a scathing critique of corporate media ownership, including NBC's ownership by General Electric/Westinghouse.
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