It has been reported that Republican Vice Presidential candidate, Sarah Palin, will emerge on "Saturday Night Live", on October 25 episode and she will have a rehearsal day on October 24. The New York Post reported, "She - eyeglasses, haircomb, designer jacket and trunkful of gosh-darns, golly-gees and gol-dangs - will be on 'SNL' Saturday night, Oct. 25."
Cindy Adams of the New York Post broke the news, "She has already OK'd it. She's booked. It's confirmed. Done deal," adding that "sketches are being sketched as we speak." Further, it is reportedly Palin's own decision to appear on this weekly American sketch comedy variety show.
On the 34th season premiere episode, aired September 13, 2008, Palin's character for the first time has appeared on "Saturday Night Live", rolled by Tina Fey. On September 27 and October 4 episodes, Fey reappeared as Palin that sent the show's rating sky-rocketing.