November 20, 1976
 Season 2 episode
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Episode 32
Season Episode 8
Host Paul Simon
Musical Guest(s) Paul Simon
George Harrison
Song(s) performed by Musical Guest(s) Paul Simon
50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
Something So Right
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Simon & Harrison
Here Comes The Sun
Homeward Bound
Previous Episode
November 13, 1976
Next Episode
November 27, 1976


The 32nd episode of Saturday Night Live was hosted by Paul Simon who also served as the musical guest alongside George Harrison.

Cast[edit | edit source]

The Not Ready For Primetime Players[edit | edit source]

Cameos by Neil Levy, Mairlyn Suzanne Miller, Rosie Shuster, and Chevy Chase.

Sketches[edit | edit source]

 Cold Open   Sketch   Pre-recorded   Weekend Update   Music Performance   Other 

Title Image Summary
Paul Simon's Monologue Worries Paul-simons-monologue-worries-11-20-76.jpg Paul Simon arrives at 30 Rockefeller Plaza before the show feeling worried about performing his monologue, and says so to hanger-on Chevy Chase, who's playing guitar outside the lobby. Upstairs, Lorne Michaels haggles with George Harrison, who thinks he should get his fourth of the money offered to The Beatles for agreeing to be tonight's musical guest.
Paul Simon's Monologue Pau-simons-monologue-11-20-76.jpg Paul Simon feels ridiculous for agreeing to sing "Still Crazy After All These Years" while wearing a turkey costume.
Quarry Quarry-11-20-76.jpg The all-rock cereal that's chock full of minerals.
Paul Simon Performs "50 Ways To Leave Your Lover" Paul-simon-performs-50-ways-to-leave-your-lover-11-20-76.jpg The all-rock cereal that's chock full of minerals.
Baba Wawa At Large Baba-wawa-at-large-11-20-76.jpg Henry Kissinger (John Belushi) discusses his career with Baba Wawa (Gilda Radner).
The Twilite Zone The-twilite-zone-11-20-76.jpg Rod Serling (Dan Aykroyd) traps three would-be Hollywood starlets in a motel room.
Next Week   Garrett Morris announces next week's show.
Weekend Update With Jane Curtin Weekend-update-11-20-76.jpg Laraine Newman reports on Nazi war criminals while eating at a diner. Jane Curtin invites viewers to suggest a way for Morris the Cat to commit suicide. Dr. Garrett Morris announces that he has discovered a new strain of gonorrhea.
Paul Simon and George Harrison Perform "Here Comes The Sun" Paul-simon-and-george-harrison-perform-here-comes-the-sun-11-20-76.jpg
Paul Simon And George Harrison Perform "Homeward Bound" Paul-simon-and-george-harrison-perform-homeward-bound-11-20-76.jpg
"Crackerbox Palace" Crackerbox-11-20-76.jpg Music video features George Harrison and Neil Innes.
The Story Of Billy Paul The-story-of-bill-paul-11-20-76.jpg Billy Paul (Paul Simon) defends civil rights at ice cream parlor.
Paul Simon Performs "Something So Right" Paul-simon-performs-something-so-right-11-20-76.jpg
Tomorrow Tomorrow-11-20-76.jpg Tom Snyder (Dan Aykroyd) discovers that he has confused Paul Simon for a truck driver with the same name.
"This Song" This-song-11-20-76.jpg
Paul Simon Performs "Bridge Over Troubled Water" Paul-simon-performs-bridge-over-troubled-water-11-20-76.jpg
Goodnights Goodnights-11-20-76.jpg
Preceded by:
November 13, 1976
Saturday Night Live episode Followed by:
November 27, 1976
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