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Al Gore to Darrell Hammond: It Wasn’t Your Fault I Lost the 2000 Election

On her debut show, “Say Anything,” on CurrentTV last night, Joy Behar had on SNL alum Darrell Hammond to talk comedy, politics, and more. Just as Hammond was talking about his impersonation of Al Gore (“Lockbox”), and how it may have resulted in him losing the 2000 election, the former VP and co-founder of CurrentTV came out on set.

“Oh it wasn’t your fault,” Gore said. “Not only that, but I credit you with winning me the popular vote.”

Watch after the jump…

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Larry King (the SNL version) Assembles Late Night Summit

Saturday Night Live’s cold open sketch last night was a Larry King (played by Fred Armisen) late night summit featuring Jay Leno (Darrell Hammond), Conan O’Brien (Bill Hader) and David Letterman (Jason Sudeikis). Even Carson Daly (Will Forte) made an appearance. SNL alum Jimmy Fallon, now host of “Late Night” did not. But his name came up in “Weekend Update.” SNL EP Lorne Michaels also an EP on Fallon’s show.

But most of the jokes came at the expense of CNN’s King: “Twitter me at @captain-suspenders1906…” VIDEO:

Beck: “I’m a Crybaby. I Cry at Commercials”

beck_4-6.bmpNew York Magazine’s Michael Idov takes a car ride with Glenn Beck from FNC HQ in New York City to his “lakefront mansion in Connecticut.”

Beck says he’s “grateful” for his wealth “because we’ve been able to help people.”

He also talks about the emotion on his show. “I’m a crybaby,” he says. “I cry at commercials. I am 90 percent chick in that territory. I’m such an easy target. I’m surprised SNL hasn’t come after me.” (Our prediction — Darrell Hammond, who already has Chris Matthews and Geraldo Rivera impressions in his arsenal.)

Beck’s success and style (and tears) were a topic yesterday on CNN’s Reliable Sources. Click continued to see the segment…

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