‘SNL’ pays a soaring musical tribute to Facebook activists who solve the world’s problems


When the world is turning to hell and it seems like it’s impossible to find hope, one can always turn to Facebook to feel better. And as Saturday Night Live reminded us in a soaring musical called “Thank You, Scott,” Facebook activists are what makes are online worlds go around.

As SNL host Louis C.K. proves, posting the right status update on Facebook is perhaps the most important way to solve all the world’s problems.

Josh Katzowitz

Josh Katzowitz

Josh Katzowitz is a staff writer at the Daily Dot specializing in YouTube and boxing. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and Los Angeles Times. A longtime sports writer, he's covered the NFL for CBSSports.com and boxing for Forbes. His work has been noted twice in the Best American Sports Writing book series.