Updated: December 8, 2018

Individual episode reviews:

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Season 11: 1985-86
11/09/85: Madonna / Simple Minds
11/16/85: Chevy Chase / Sheila E.
11/23/85: Pee-Wee Herman / Queen Ida & The Bon Temps Zydeco Band
12/07/85: John Lithgow / Mr. Mister
12/14/85: Tom Hanks / Sade
12/21/85: Teri Garr / Dream Academy, The Cult
01/18/86: Harry Dean Stanton / The Replacements
01/25/86: Dudley Moore / Al Green
02/08/86: Ron Reagan / The Nelsons
02/15/86: Jerry Hall / Stevie Ray Vaughn & Double Trouble
02/22/86: Jay Leno / The Neville Brothers
03/15/86: Griffin Dunne / Rosanne Cash
03/22/86: George Wendt & Francis Ford Coppola / Philip Glass
04/12/86: Oprah Winfrey / Joe Jackson
04/19/86: Tony Danza / Laurie Anderson
05/10/86: Catherine Oxenberg & Paul Simon / Ladysmith Black Mambazo
05/17/86: Jimmy Breslin / Level 42, E.G. Daily
05/24/86: Anjelica Huston & Billy Martin / George Clinton & The Parliament-Funkadelic

A list of SNL Deep Cuts:
Introduction
Part 1: 1975-80
Part 2: 1980-85
Part 3: 1985-90
Part 4: 1990-95
Part 5: 1995-2000
Part 6: 2000-2005

Live reviews (liveblogged):
03/14/09: Tracy Morgan / Kelly Clarkson
04/04/09: Seth Rogen / Phoenix

Post mortems (essays and quick comments):
Capsule Comments on some SNLs I watched
09/26/09: Megan Fox / U2
05/08/10: Betty White / Jay-Z
05/15/10: Alec Baldwin / Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
09/28/13: Tina Fey / Arcade Fire
10/05/13: Miley Cyrus
10/12/13: Bruce Willis / Katy Perry
10/26/13: Edward Norton / Janelle Monae
Brief thoughts on #SNL40

Season summaries:
SNL Up Close: 1980-81
SNL Up Close: 1981-82
SNL Up Close: 1982-83
SNL Up Close: 1983-84
SNL Up Close: 1984-85
SNL Up Close: 1985-86
Season 6: Final cast and episode summary
Final Thoughts on SNL season 6 (1980-81)
Season 7: Final cast and episode summary
SNL 1982-83: Final Thoughts
SNL 1983-84: Final Thoughts
SNL 1984-85: Final Thoughts
1980-85 wrapup: Last words on the “lost years”
Season 35: Final cast and episode summary
SNL Season 35: What's Wrong?
SNL Season 36: Still Ill
SNL Season 38: End Of An Era
SNL Season 39: Autopilot (with Distractions)
SNL Season 40: A post-mortem
SNL Season 41: End of the slump?

Essays:
SNL: Live vs. Rerun
Another Thought on SNL Rerun Edits
Infamously Bad SNL Musical Performances
SNL's Cast Change News
Giving Up On SNL
Fired Rookies, Designated Stars and the Troubling SNL Status Quo
Lorne’s Missing Links: Steve Martin’s Best Show Ever and The New Show

Miscellaneous:
Tom Davis and Nelson Lyon
Name the SNL Extras
Name the SNL Extras (and Guests) #2
Name the SNL Extras (and Guests) #3
Name the SNL Extras #4

As well, I have included my "want list" for my SNL collection.