Weekend Update: Summer Edition, 2

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John and Steve discuss the second episode of Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update: Summer Edition with Colin Jost and Michael Che, featuring Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers as George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, Kenan Thompson as Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Tina Fey.

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Notes

  • Best moment: "Donald John...is gorgeous" & Jefferson shows up
  • Best feature: Washington and Jefferson
  • MVP: Tina Fey
  • Rating: 6 (decent)

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Weekend Update: Summer Edition, 1

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John and his guest, Steve Finn, discuss the premiere episode of Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update: Summer Edition with Colin Jost and Michael Che, featuring Alex Moffat and Mikey Day as Eric and Donald Trump Jr., Bill Hader as Anthony Scaramucci, Kenan Thompson as LaVar Ball, and Leslie Jones.

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  • Best moment: Eric Trump's fidget spinning
  • Best sketch: Eric & Donald Trump Jr.
  • MVP: Michael Che & Alex Moffat
  • Rating: 8 (great)

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Season 42 Postseason Extravaganza!

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John and his guest, Steve Finn, discuss Saturday Night Live's renewed cultural and political relevance, Baldwin as Trump, Chappelle's show as cultural touchstone, and McCarthy as Spicy; as well as season 42's best and worst moments, sketches, hosts, players and musical guests.

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Notes

  • YouTube video featuring Alex Moffat as a member of the Chicago Bull dunk team.
  • Best moment: CHONK! & Black Jeopardy handshake
  • Best sketch: Sean Spicer Press Conference & Black Jeopardy
  • MVP: Kate McKinnon & Mikey Day
  • Rating: 10 (classic)

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Dwayne Johnson / Katy Perry, S42-E21

John and Steve—along with their special guest, comedian Kendall Ketchum—discuss the Hanks/Comey connection, Darrell Hammond as comedy mentor, Hanks upstaging The Rock, Xentrex shades of Annuale, Drunk Uncle's joke appropriation, and immaculately juicy crescendo farts.

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  • Kendall Ketchum is a New-York-based actor and stand-up comedian, hailing from the Mississippi Delta. Connect with Kendall at: kendallketchum.com
  • Best moment: Hawt Clown, "God, the sex is good" & David S. Pimpkins
  • Best sketch: Rap Song, World's Most Evil Invention & Scorpio
  • MVP: Bobby Moynihan
  • Rating: 7 (classic/typical/weak)

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