Saturday Night Live‘s last cold open of 2016 went out in holiday style, with Alec Baldwin returning as Donald Trump.
This time the president-elect was dealing with some last-minute cabinet appointments before the Christmas holiday. Everything was going just fine (Yup, SNL got in their “unpresidented” joke right away), and then shirtless Vladimir Putin (Beck Bennett) came down the chimney à la Santa.
“I want to state officially that we in Russia are so happy you won,” Putin said with a sly smile. “We think you’re the best candidate, the smartest candidate, the… Manchurian candidate.” Read more…