Santa Cruz Indymedia :
Santa Cruz Indymedia

Review :: Globalization & Capitalism : Health & Drugs : Media Criticism

VIDEO: "Conspiracy Theory Rock" from SNL

"Conspiracy Theory Rock" by Robert Smigel was shown on "Saturday Night Live" during the March 14, 1998 broadcast but edited out of reruns.
Watch the streaming video or Download the Video! (2:26 / 24.4 MB)

The title and the style of the animation are a takeoff on the educational tv series, "Schoolhouse Rock," which was shown as a public service in-between network entertainment cartoons on Saturday mornings in the 1970s. "Schoolhouse Rock" would teach about grammar with a song which asked "Conjunction Junction, What is Your Function?," for example.

"Saturday Night Live" is broadcast on NBC, which is owned by General Electric. GE let them broadcast this cartoon just once. GE also partly owns MSNBC.

New Comments are disabled, please visit


Re: VIDEO: "Conspiracy Theory Rock" from SNL

That is just plain AWESOME.

If you haven't seen it yet, you should, especially if you're over 25.


No events for this day.

view calendar week
add an event


Media Centers

Syndication feeds

Account Login

This site made manifest by dadaIMC software