January 21, 2019

I haven't laughed so hard at a "Weekend Update" segment Since Stephon. But of course, one of the writers of this is John Mulaney, Stefon writer for SNL.

And this bit by Pete Davidson and Mulaney should be shown in writing classes on how to set up a joke: their review of "Mule," which they call the movie version of that time Clint Eastwood talked to a chair at the 2012 RNC.

Open thread below...

Can you help us out?

For nearly 20 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.