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7 Reasons Why "SNL" Has To Hire A Black Woman Yesterday

Just some friendly reminders to the long-running sketch institution.

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Because Maya Rudolph can't be everyone.


Maya Rudolph was an incredibly versatile comedienne during her time on the show, but she can't always make guest appearances every time they parody the first lady.

Because Kenan Thompson is not a black woman.

To date, Kenan has portrayed Whoopi Goldberg, Mo'Nique, Raven-Symoné, Maya Angelou, Jennifer Hudson, Lil' Kim, Patti LaBelle, Aretha Franklin, Chaka Khan, etc.

Because there are hilarious black women DOING comedy.

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Nicole Byer from MTV's "Girl Code"

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Sasheer Zamata

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Naomi Ekperigin

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Franchesca Ramsey from "Shit White Girls Say To Black Girls"

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