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Betty White + SNL = Ratings Bonanza

Octogenarian's hosting stint tops Ben Affleck's November 2008 effort
By Marie Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted May 9, 2010 2:35 PM CDT

(Newser) – With Betty White hosting, Saturday Night Live drew its best ratings of the season and the largest audience since Nov. 1, 2008, when John McCain appeared with the Tina Fey version of then-running mate Sarah Palin. The broadcast thrashed not just its time-slot competitors but also every primetime show, reports Entertainment Weekly. Your move, Alec Baldwin.
(Read more Saturday Night Live stories.)

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