Episode date: February 4 The best part about this year's Super Bowl?No, it wasn't the comeback that turned every Boston fan into The Worst. It was this Totino's masterpiece, complete with life-changing product placement and side-splitting twists.'s potent perfume commercial has proven to be one of the better auxiliary Trump thrashings of 2017, holding the president's favorite daughter accountable for her proximity to the White House madness by calling her "a feminist, an advocate, a champion for women, but, like, how?
quickly on this morning news segment, when a word mixup turned Mikey Day's animal photographer, Danny Bangs, into an animal pornographer. Two lesbian voyagers (Aidy Bryant, Kate Mc Kinnon) docked at Themyscira, hoping to address the gay subtext of the movie's all-women island.The chyron never caught up, sound bites took on multiple meanings, a scandal ensued. Instead, the Amazon warriors unintentionally teased their visitors with compliments, shows of wrestling, and one big kiss.Fortunately, as they say, not all heroes wear capes. Some, like this one, played brilliantly by Mikey Day, just happen to be in the right place at the right time. remake for Anderson Cooper (Alex Moffat) and Kellyanne Conway (Kate Mc Kinnon) to poke fun at Conway's desperation and TV news' reliance on the Trump administration. "OK, so Puerto Rico actually was worse before Hurricane Maria, and the hurricane actually did blow some buildings back together," Kellywise said from the sewers, adding, "OK, so Secretary Tillerson did not call the president a 'moron' -- they were sharing a sundae, and the president asked if he wanted more sprinkles, and the secretary said, 'More on,'" before baring rows of terrifying teeth. So many that it caused a weird sense of public shock: "Dang, is this the world now? Melissa Mc Carthy's recurring role as White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was a godsend this year." With lollipops, popsicles, and a very poppy music video, logo? The very best was her first militant appearance, notable for turning terrible news items into laughs and genuinely irking the president.Her inspired take on Jeff Sessions -- replete with Gump-isms in this cold open -- merits special appreciation. The Weekend Update co-host (and newly appointed co-head writer!
) tackled his critics by going "undercover" as Gretchen, a super-liberal white woman. Episode date: December 9 This year was a generally batshit-crazy year.
Come Christmastime, it was hard not to wonder about the legitimacy of Saint Nick's Naughty List.
Take President Trump, for example: With at least 19 women accusing him of sexual misconduct, was he getting...
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Episode date: October 7 For fans of Pete Davidson's Chad, this was like celebrating Christmas early.
"It's like we're in a porn," Bryant quipped, "but the plumber is just genuinely there to fix the pipes." Episode date: November 11 A bad close to the year, which has seen a near endless string of sexual abuse revelations coming out of Hollywood and D.