In Defense of the Unsentimental “SNL” Farewell

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By Jesse Hassenger After a season where the number of semi-regular on-camera performers swelled to an astonishing 24 people, Saturday Night Live went through an overdue house-cleaning with its recent season finale. Shortly before the season’s final episode last weekend aired, news broke that Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant, Pete Davidson and Kyle Mooney, all veterans of eight seasons or more, would not be sticking around for Season 48 next fall. This left a good but overcrowded season with an appropriately overcrowded final episode, laboring for ways to send four well-liked and successful cast memb…

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