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When McCartney and Lennon Almost Showed up to SNL

You may have heard about the time when Paul McCartney was visiting John Lennon at The Dakota, 40 years ago on April 24, 1976. The two were watching SNL when Lorne Michaels offered them the 'massive' sum of $3k to show up to the NBC Studios.  There were many million dollar offers at the time asking The Beatles to reunite.  While Lorne's offer wasn't close to the largest offer, Paul and John actually considered taking him up on it.

Here's the story first-hand from Macca himself when Andre Gardner interviewed him: