Andy Samberg's impression of is spot on and his conversations with holiday animals are just as random and weird as the title implies. So it was cute enough, but mostly it just told older viewers who the hell this was. And basically that was the whole point of the sketch; it remains dangerous to do anything while black and what better way to emphasize that than show how even presidenting while black would change nothing. Comedy can be as important as news in shining a gentle, if biting, spotlight on our collective failings as human beings in a way that no other medium can properly express. It's read year after year to children of all ages and has been recreated in thousands of ways. Pop on a movie no one actually wants to watch, turn down the lights, and grab a big blanket…just in case you get a surprise guest. But Melissa is one of the strongest impressionists on the show, so any excuse to see her do her thing is alright by us.
Jumping off of real news, this sketch was another brilliant takedown of a depressing reality. When the tale tells of Santa's sleigh, Malkovich breaks from the reading and likens the weight of Santa's sleigh to a flaming meteor as it enters Earth's atmosphere. Of course he does this in a way that only Farley can do, by reminding them that he 'lives in a van down by the river'. Doesn't it feel like they're in a million movies on the network during this time? Schweddy comes onto the radio show to share a few of his family holiday recipes. The pantry or coat closet have too much foot traffic, so scope out a secluded closet and slip in for a quick one.
Who knew Jimmy Fallon as one of the boyfriends could totally pull off a rap in the middle of the song? It's a shame that the skit didn't air during James Franco's hosting stint because a lot of viewers definitely would have related during this time of year. But they focused on the one part of Trump's speech where he touted the record number of women in Congress as if it was an accomplishment of his administration. But, when the cast of Saturday Night Live devotes an entire Christmas skit to , , and you know they're going to overplay the three sisters' vapid personalities and privileged lifestyle. The show did a great job of showing what it should be by emphasizing what it appears to be instead. We'll skip the musical guests, because they're not usually funny - unless Ashlee Simpson shows up.
And we kind of loved how Alec Baldwin called in like Charlie as Trump to say that and they just lost their minds. While the films that they showcase, which include Winter Santa and Princess Holiday, are obviously not included on Hallmark's line-up, the channel has indeed like Finding Santa and Miss Christmas. The girl at a party that you start talking to but within minutes wish you hadn't. And when his treat of Halls cough drops are not well received by any of the children he tells them about how he used to suck on pennies as a child. Halsey went with a utilitarian approach to her monologue, basically introducing the audience to who she is and where she came from. Kyle Mooney took on Chuck Todd to tackle the allegations of blackmail levied against the National Enquirer by Jeff Bezos and focus on the issue at the heart of it for journalists: What will Bezos' penis look like? Anyone whose ever seen one knows that the network has its Christmas movies down to a possibly literal? Michael has a lot to say and nothing to say it with.
We get it, but sometimes it's just kindness, isn't it? His kids Chris Redd and Ego Nwodim were horrified as various restaurant patrons dropped in to express their appreciation. John felt blush run to his cheeks, drag may not be funny, but it sure as hell looked good on Dan. However, at the end of his segment, he had some sweet words to say about his ex, and at one point, his voice even warbled discussing his split. From eating at Chinese food restaurants to hanging out in bars, Jewish people run free throughout the town, delighting in their day of freedom. That's basically how half of these films start out, with a character leaving the hustle and bustle of the city likely New York City to either head back home or go to a small town. Extra bonus, clean up will be super easy.
My Fair Lady meets Dirty Rotten Scoundrels when master criminal John Mulaney takes fledgling pickpocket Pete Davidson under his wing to pull off the greatest art heist in New York's history. The relative that is constantly drunk and ranting loudly at family gatherings. Or a lick of anything, amiright? Blackface and blackmail, it was certainly a wild week in the news. It's similar to how Franco's Chris Bearstick appears in more than one film with a similar premise. Optimal choices are an unused guest room closet or an upstairs linen closet.
Halsey and Beck Bennett portrayed Mikey Day's parents who called him at work to ask about the grill they got him, while only passively mentioning those things that really mattered like how his legs are shattered and she got shot. There's nothing quite like a Hallmark Christmas movie to put you in the holiday spirit. His record is beaten only by , making him a classic Saturday Night Live icon. Be careful of any sharp objects and remember to keep it down! You want to be able to hear if someone is walking down those creaky stairs but you want to keep your sounds masked. Candace Cameron Bure who may have been parodied by Melissa Villaseñor in the skit appeared in Switched For Christmas, where she pulled double duty by playing twins.
Michael decides to make it his duty to cheer Colin up and make him get into the holiday spirit. Avoid sitting on the stereotypical bathroom seashells. But hey, it's college, so who cares, right? Michael Che got into the best way possible, by combining Liam Neeson, 21 Savage and Virginia blackface into one wild mess of a story just to show how crazy this week has been. It was such a relatable piece and only escalated -- or is that elevated no, they changed their minds -- from there. Whether they are animated or acted, the very best Saturday Night Live Christmas skits are a perfect mix of sarcasm, satire, and insanely funny acting.
She got to drop in a New Jersey accent to talk about her hometown and spotlighted her real name of Ashley Nicolette Frangipane to prove she's from Jersey! The original Glengarry Glen Ross movie hit theaters over 22 years ago. Pete Davidson showed some real acting chops as a corpse. Seth wants to learn a few new things and Stefon needs his fetish satisfying. Steam up those windows and let your natural heat shield you from curious eyes. Sometimes you just have to pick a less obvious hookup spot in the house. Parking lots are out of the question since everyone is shopping right now, so find a secluded spot off the freeway or an empty location near the woods. The MeToo movement gives him a point of view -- the wrong one decidedly -- and makes his stupidity much better in context.