‘SNL’ cold open spoofs CNN interview with Fauci, Birx on coronavirus vaccine rollout – National

Saturday Night Live (SNL) was quick to capitalize on the FDA’s recent approval of the coronavirus vaccine with a skit spoofing an interview between CNN’s Wolf Blitzer and U.S. Coronavirus Task Force members Dr. Anthony Fauci and Dr. Deborah Birx. The cold-open featured SNL cast members Beck Bennett as Blitzer, Kate McKinnon as Fauci and […]

‘Loser’: SNL cold open spoofs Biden’s U.S. election victory, Trump’s loss – National

Saturday Night Live (SNL) wasted no time spoofing U.S. president-elect Joe Biden’s and vice president-elect Kamala Harris‘ victory speeches. The latest episode aired just hours after the real-life politicians delivered their remarks, and its cold open featured Jim Carrey as Biden, while Maya Rudolph reprised her role as Harris. Read more: President-elect Joe Biden […]

Halloween ‘SNL’ cold open features Joe Biden spoofing ‘The Raven’ – National

Saturday Night Live delivered a politically-charged performance yet again in its final cold open before the U.S. presidential election. The skit, which featured Jim Carrey reprising his role as Joe Biden, had the presidential candidate reading a spooky bedtime story to the audience on Halloween night. Read more: ‘SNL’ cold open spoofs 2nd U.S. […]

‘SNL’ cold open spoofs 2nd U.S. presidential debate between Trump, Biden – National

Saturday Night Live came out swinging with another U.S. election skit this week, this time spoofing the second debate between U.S. president Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden. The cold open featured Alec Baldwin reprising his role as Trump and Jim Carrey as Biden, while Maya Rudolph portrayed debate moderator Kristen Welker and […]

‘She’s done nothing wrong’: Djokovic urges fans not to turn on U.S. open line judge – National

Novak Djokovic has pleaded for compassion for the line judge he struck in the throat with a ball at the U.S. Open on Monday after the female official faced a backlash from fans of the world number one on social media. The Serb was disqualified in the fourth round after he hit a ball […]

Indian troops open fire on procession in occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Indian forces opened fire with shotgun pellets and tear gas on Saturday on a procession by Muslims in occupied Kashmir, injuring dozens of people who had ignored a ban on religious gatherings, witnesses said. Indian authorities had re-imposed the ban on Thursday after clashes with Muslims wanting to stage traditional processions for the holy […]