The cultural relevance of SNL after Elon Musk makes a guest appearance

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk guest hosted “Saturday Night Live” on May 8. The billionaire’s appearance resulted in widely negative reviews from viewers and critics across social media. A hotly-contested host is nothing new for the show, however. In 2015, then-presidential hopeful Donald Trump hosted the program. SNL’s ratings have sunk over the last few weeks. What’s to blame?