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No, we're not talking about her performances as musical guest — they felt derivative of Madonna and, well, Lady Gaga herself. But the pop chameleon outshone guest host Justin Timberlake (himself an Emmy winner for SNL) in several sketches, most notably the three-way-themed three-quel to JT and Andy Samberg's digital shorts "D--- in a Box" and "Motherlover."
Maybe NBC should sign Timberlake and Gaga to costar in an old-time variety-show together — they could be the Sonny and Cher of the 21st century. (And Chaz Bono would fit right in.) Hey, if Jennifer Lopez and Christina Aguilera are doing prime-time shows now, why not?
Do you think Lady Gaga was born to do SNL?