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Can you answer these almost useless trivia questions about sketch comedy TV shows?

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Name any of the cast members from the first season of Saturday Night Live (1975).
'He sleeps all night and he works all day,' is a lyric from what Monty Python song?
Which comedian hosted a sketch show featuring the segment 'Charlie Murphy's True Hollywood Stories'?
Jamie Foxx and Jim Carrey both launched their careers on what early '90s sketch show?
'You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll hurl,' was the tagline for what 1992 movie based on characters from SNL?
What is the name of Seth Green's action figure stop-motion sketch show on Adult Swim?
Dave Foley and Bruce McCulloch were among the primary players in which sketch troupe?
Name either of the Monty Python cast members who performed the famous Dead Parrot Sketch.
President Obama's Anger Translator was a recurring sketch on what Comedy Central show?
In addition to his time on SNL, Martin Short starred in what Canadian sketch show from 1982-83?
Reno 911! stars Thomas Lennon & Kerri Kenney-Silver both appeared on what MTV sketch show?
What former SNL cast member went on to star in Brooklyn Nine-Nine?
Stephen Fry was paired with what House, M.D. star on a BBC sketch show from 1989-95?
'TGS With Tracy Jordan' was a fictional sketch show featured on what NBC sitcom?
Complete this common phrase from Monty Python's Flying Circus: 'And now for something ____ ____.'
What was the name of Chris Farley's recurring SNL character who lived in a 'van down by the river'?
What Parks and Recreation star was a main cast member of 1998's Upright Citizen's Brigade?
Breaking Bad star Bob Odenkirk starred with David Cross in what mid-90s HBO sketch program?
On what comedienne's sketch show did The Simpsons get its start as animated shorts?
What actor was a primary cast member of both Portlandia and Saturday Night Live?
Mama's Family was a spin-off from a sketch in what American variety/sketch show?
Yakety Sax was the closing theme for what slapstick British sketch show?

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