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    The Internet Has Deemed This Week's "SNL" The "Blackest" Episode Ever

    The Jan. 18 installment introduced black female cast member Sasheer Zamata and two new black female writers. Oh, and Drake was the host and musical guest.

    This week's episode of Saturday Night Live featured Drake as both the host and musical guest and it marked the debut of Sasheer Zamata, the first black female cast member since Maya Rudolph.

    And the internet is deeming it "the blackest" episode ever.

    Officially the blackest #SNL ever. Yes! Enjoy it folks.

    Yanick@wunderkind87

    Officially the blackest #SNL ever. Yes! Enjoy it folks.

    12:50 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    "AS MANY BLACK SKITS AS POSSIBLE TONIGHT!" - Lorne Michaels

    jujoffer@jujoffer

    "AS MANY BLACK SKITS AS POSSIBLE TONIGHT!" - Lorne Michaels

    11:51 PM - 18 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    SNL's diversity (or lack thereof) has been a hot topic on Twitter, and many tuned in to see how the show would go.

    Some were a bit defensive from the beginning.

    WHY THE BLACK CHICKS NAME GOTTA BE LAST?! oh. It's alphabetical. Right.

    Luke Staywoker@TheDiLLon1

    WHY THE BLACK CHICKS NAME GOTTA BE LAST?!

    oh. It's alphabetical. Right.

    11:36 PM - 18 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Others could barely believe their eyes.

    THERE ARE THREE PEOPLE OF COLOR ON THE SNL SCREEN

    Clinton Yates@clintonyates

    THERE ARE THREE PEOPLE OF COLOR ON THE SNL SCREEN

    11:40 PM - 18 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    There are so many black people on #SNL right now It's amazing is this a dream??

    Skull Deaded???@ambrrr

    There are so many black people on #SNL right now It's amazing is this a dream??

    11:41 PM - 18 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Lots of people found the episode funnier than it usually is, with some crediting the two new black female writers, LaKendra Tookes and Leslie Jones.

    How can you tell there are black writers in the room? References to Family Matters in the iconic 90s sketch. #SNL

    Racialicious@racialicious

    How can you tell there are black writers in the room? References to Family Matters in the iconic 90s sketch. #SNL

    11:48 PM - 18 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    yo I'm dying laughing already. #SNL

    Watching SNL and laughing hysterically. 10 year old says "I don't get what's so funny". Exactly... Good. Some things shouldn't be understood

    Lost Monarch@dsquinnan

    Watching SNL and laughing hysterically. 10 year old says "I don't get what's so funny".

    Exactly... Good.

    Some things shouldn't be understood

    10:25 PM - 18 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Drake as Lil Wayne as Urkel was part of the best sketch I have seen in a long time. SO hilarious. #SNL

    Seth@ss_24

    Drake as Lil Wayne as Urkel was part of the best sketch I have seen in a long time. SO hilarious. #SNL

    12:10 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I legit am laughing and don't know why. I'll just credit the two new females of color in the writers'room. #SNL

    Micah White@micahwhite

    I legit am laughing and don't know why. I'll just credit the two new females of color in the writers'room. #SNL

    11:48 PM - 18 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    But not everyone was dazzled by SNL's additions and changes.

    The writing is really bad. Really really bad. Otherwise @drake is a pretty good actor. #snl needs to start that internal fix ASAP

    mary pryor@msmarypryor

    The writing is really bad. Really really bad. Otherwise @drake is a pretty good actor. #snl needs to start that internal fix ASAP

    12:56 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    no matter how many black writers SNL gets, they will NEVER come close to In Living Color. N E V E R!

    i woke up like dis.@xMissTanisa

    no matter how many black writers SNL gets, they will NEVER come close to In Living Color. N E V E R!

    12:14 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Snl tonight: how many times can we show our new black female tonight to makeup for the past six years.

    ♡ Alyssa ♡ @heart_lyssxoxo

    Snl tonight: how many times can we show our new black female tonight to makeup for the past six years.

    12:11 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    For everyone losing their shit over snl's sudden blackness. Just remember. Muhfuckas neva loved us.

    Loryn-Ishii@elledub_1920

    For everyone losing their shit over snl's sudden blackness. Just remember.

    Muhfuckas neva loved us.

    12:21 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    bloody hell, that was awful. Get you some fresh writers #snl

    Chatel@Chai_Tee

    bloody hell, that was awful. Get you some fresh writers #snl

    12:59 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    They hired 2 writers to write her in unfunny positions/characters . Damn

    Rich Homie Sherm@SHERMradio

    They hired 2 writers to write her in unfunny positions/characters . Damn

    12:03 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Overall though, the internet seemed proud of and happy with Zamata's first night.

    Sasheer is gorgeous. That's basically my predominant thought about her so far. #SNL

    stacia l. brown@slb79

    Sasheer is gorgeous. That's basically my predominant thought about her so far. #SNL

    12:01 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    How great was @thesheertruth? Much needed addition to the cast!

    Taylor@k_taylor88

    How great was @thesheertruth? Much needed addition to the cast!

    01:51 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I wish I could stop weeping with joy right now @thesheertruth

    kateynextholidayburg@khealywu

    I wish I could stop weeping with joy right now @thesheertruth

    01:09 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And everyone was able to agree on one thing: the glory of Drake's thighs in that Disney sketch.

    Yahs, for that thigh muscle definition, Drake in Shorts.

    Bahm Bahm Lilura@carissarho

    Yahs, for that thigh muscle definition, Drake in Shorts.

    12:29 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Short shorts on @Drake. That is all. #DrakeOnSNL #legs #fb

    Lucy Quintanilla@lucyq

    Short shorts on @Drake. That is all. #DrakeOnSNL #legs #fb

    12:35 AM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Drake's thighs just made me so happy

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