Saturday Night Live took the competing town hall of Joe Biden and NBC Donald Trump in its most recent phase. The show began with a cold opening that saw Alex Baldwin re-establish his role as 45 and Jim Carrey transformed into a Democratic nominee for president and former vice president.
Jokes about the disagreement of town halls also found the latest installation “Weekend Update”. When the topic of NBC town hall was released, Michael Che said the program on Thursday should not have been a surprise.
“What can we say, we have kind,” the comedian said. Next to Che will appear a picture of Bill Cosby, Matt Lauer and Trump, indicating the first two accusations of rape of men.
Che̵7;s joke came after NBC received a backlash for running a city hall in conjunction with Biden’s on ABC, despite the latter being scheduled late. As a result of the decision, a number of Hollywood stars along with Wanda Sykes and Julia Louis-Dreyfus supported the NBC blackout and urged viewers to simply watch the ABC town hall.
The “Weekend Update” did not give up on Trump. Joining Che and Colin Jost at the desk are Alex Moffat as Donald Trump Jr. and Kyle Mooney as Eric Trump. In the scheduled two, the segment went on to ridicule Trump’s suggestion that he was “sarcastic” disinfectant as a COVID-19 treatment.
Donald of Moffat continued to drink hand sanitizer, only for Eric of Mooney to criticize him for it.
“Dad said it was fine, ”Moffat joked.
The “Weekend Update” segment also linked to Trump’s failure to denounce QAnon during city hall, the surprisingly low tax returns and the president’s packed rallies.