'Norm Macdonald Has A Show' Debuts On Netflix Amid Comedian's Apologies

“Saturday Night Live” veteran and stand-up comic Norm Macdonald debuts a talk show on Netflix on Friday. But the comedian spent the past week apologizing for a series of remarks.

Here & Now‘s Peter O’Dowd talks with NPR TV critic Eric Deggans (@Deggans) about the incidents, and hears his take on the new show.

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