Hugo Gorilla - 2013-10-02 According to the wikipedia article on "Land of Gorch," none of the SNL writers were keen on writing for the segment. They weould draw straws and the short straw had to write for "Gorch" that week.
Binro the Heretic - 2013-10-02 I was one of those kids who didn't need a lot of sleep. My parents would let me watch "Saturday Night Live" with them because it kept me quiet.
Next to the Coneheads, this was my favorite skit. I was angry and frustrated when they went away.