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‘Saturday Night Live’ Accused by Comedians of Stealing Jokes and Being Homophobic

‘Saturday Night Live’ Accused by Comedians of Stealing Jokes and Being Homophobic

Comedian James Adomian accuses “Saturday Night Live” of being homophobic to gay men and stealing jokes in a new interview with The Daily Beast. Adomian, an out gay comedian best known for his celebrity impressions and for appearances on “Comedy Bang! Bang!” and “Chicago Trap House,” auditioned for the NBC sketch comedy series 13 years ago and did not get cast. According to The Daily Beast, the show has only had one openly gay male cast member, Terry Sweeney, who was on the series during the 1985-1986 season.

“It would be nice if they put a gay man on camera on that show,” Adomian said, “I’ve been out of the closet the whole time since I auditioned 13 years ago. You would think that they would have tried to put someone else on that was a gay man. It’s about time.”

Jake Weisman, the comedian who co-created and co-stars in Comedy Central’s series “Corporate,

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