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SNLs Kate McKinnon Debuts Spot-On Marianne Williamson Impression

Gosh, I wish there was an SNL show this week, Kate McKinnon told Seth Meyers during his special post-debate live episode Thursday night. As soon as Democratic long-shot candidate Marianne Williamson opened her mouth real quote from the candidate. And I would say to Donald Trump, Boyfriend, you chill. Thank you. McKinnon also took the opportunity to weigh in on Sen. Elizabeth Warrens performance the previous night, telling Meyers she looked like a girl on her wedding day when everyone who ever bullied her was getting a divorce. I got…

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SNL: Bill Haders Jim Jordan Loses It on Ben Stillers Michael Cohen

As expected, this weeks Saturday Night Live opened on C-SPAN and the congressional testimony of Michael CohenMelissa Villaseors Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, because its all anyone cares about anymore. After explaining that he wrote his opening statement with some help from the guys who wrote Green Book, Cohen said, Thank you for inviting me here today to correct the record under oath. Of course, the first time I testified was also under oath. But this time, I like, really mean it. The second big cameo of the night came in the form…

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Here’s who did and didn’t nail Trump comedy in 2018

Image: hbo / nbc / shutterstock From one wild White House Correspondents’ Dinner to a hidden camera show that changed the game, 2018’s comedy landscape was brimming with political takedowns. At the center of it all: Donald J. Trump.  Whether you delight in partisan mockery or find the whole situation terrifying and exhausting, you were almost certainly audience to one or more orange zingers this year. Wondering who mastered the craft and who failed to stick the landing? Don’t worry, we kept track so you didn’t have to.  SEE ALSO:…

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‘The Office’ got a cartoon makeover thanks to this artist

If you watched Saturday Night Live‘s Thanksgiving episode you know a mini reunion for The Office took place and it was glorious. But it wasn’t alone. Turns out Angela Kinsey and Kate Flannery, who played Angela and Meredith, respectively, on the show, were hanging out on Saturday night, too! SEE ALSO: Chrissy Teigen and *the* Jan Levinson bonded over ‘The Office’ on Twitter Kinsey dropped by Flannery and Jane Lynch’s “A Swingin’ Little Christmas” show on Saturday night and blessed fans of The Office with a few photos and videos…

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Steve Carell’s ‘SNL’ NASA broadcast goes terribly wrong after a breach

Saturday Night Live’s Captain Ed McGovern (Steve Carell) thought live streaming to children’s classrooms across America from the International Space Station would be great. It was not. After an unfortunate breach in the system left all the monkeys (and one cat) on-board frozen solid and flying around, things got a bit hectic. And while we’re pretty sure no amount of space puns or jokes could distract from a frozen Russian woman flying outside the spacecraft, that doesn’t stop McGovern from trying We “Apollo-gize” for the horrors you’re about to see.…

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SNL’s newest rap video features Lil’ Wayne and Future respecting that booty

You like booty? Great, but Saturday Night Live‘s “Permission” video is here to remind you that butts have boundaries. Future, Lil’ Wayne, Kenan Thompson, Chris Redd, and Pete Davidson in character as someone called “Uncle Butt” spit bars about respecting women’s space, donating to civil rights causes, and generally keeping the club a safe environment for all to enjoy.  Standout line: “Treat that booty right, ’cause we allies in this bitch.” Read more: https://mashable.com/video/snl-permission-music-video/

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Come Back, Barack: Chance the Rapper Sings Emotional Ode to Obama on SNL

A year ago, as Saturday Night Lives musical guest, Chance the Rapper sang the Run-DMC parody Jingle Barack about President Obamas last Christmas in the White House. This week, in his SNL hosting debut, Chance followed that up with a Thanksgiving slow jam: Come Back, Barack. Joined by Kenan Thompson and Chris Redd, the Boyz II Men-style song was about how much they are missing the 44th president almost one year into 45s first term. We didnt know just what we had, the chorus went. Now things are looking bad.…

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