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May 23rd, 1987

Dennis Hopper

Roy Orbison

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Roy Orbison, "Crying"




  • Easy Rider

    Wyatt (Dana Carvey) and Billy (Hopper) survived their southern shooting.


  • Dennis Hopper's Monologue

    Hopper says it's great to be clean and sober.


  • Church Chat

    Hopper and Church Lady (Dana Carvey) discuss wilder days.

    Recurring Characters: Church Lady, Jenny Baker.


  • Roy Orbison performs "Crying" and "Pretty Woman"


  • Frank Booth's What's That Smell?

    Contestants must inhale odors and guess the correct smell.

    Recurring Characters: Robin Leach, Tammy Faye Bakker.


  • Weekend Update with Dennis Miller

    Tommy Flanagan (Jon Lovitz) lies about client Oliver North's innocence.

    A. Whitney Brown demonstrates juggling act for the Class of '87.

    Recurring Characters: Tommy Flanagan.


  • Problem Drinkers From Outer Space

    Drunken aliens (Hopper, Phil Hartman) give press conference on Earth.


  • This Week with David Brinkley

    Sam Donaldson (Kevin Nealon) distracts panel discussion by leaning back in chair.

    Recurring Characters: David Brinkley, George Will, Sam Donaldson.


  • Cannibal Job Interview

    Cannibalism questions are raised during Hal McGowan's (Hopper) job interview.


  • Roy Orbison performs "In Dreams"


  • Last Chance Gas Station

    Small town car mechanic (Hopper) argues with businessman (Phil Hartman).


  • Sweeney Sisters

    Liz (Nora Dunn) and Candy Sweeney (Jan Hooks) sing "goodbye" medley.

    Recurring Characters: Liz Sweeney, Candy Sweeney.


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