Saturday Night time Stay’s “Weekend Replace” had a variety of information to cowl this week, however the hands-down greatest joke got here from Michael Che concerning the homeless arsonist who set the Fox News Christmas tree on fire final week.
“After the tree outdoors of Fox Information headquarters was set on hearth by a homeless man, Fox & Pals host Ainsley Earhardt mentioned, ‘This Scrooge just isn’t going to get away with it,’” Che instructed viewers. “And nothing has ever defined Fox Information higher than a wealthy white woman calling a homeless man ‘Scrooge.’”
Elsewhere within the section, co-anchor Colin Jost famous that Donald Trump could possibly be deposed by New York Attorney General Letitia James on January seventh of subsequent yr. “Come on, January seventh? That’s the day after his huge anniversary!” he joked.
On a associated subject, Che reported that Trump adviser Roger Stone has refused to cooperate with the committee investigating the January sixth assaults earlier than drawing groans when he added, “Although Stone mentioned he could be open to sitting within the nook watching the committee take activates his spouse.”
And lest anybody suppose the entire evening’s jokes had been pointed in a single political course, Che later mentioned, “After CNN fired Chris Cuomo, it was revealed that the previous anchor has been accused of sexual misconduct identical to his older brother. Nicely, these two are fairly a pair… mentioned Cuomo to a feminine coworker.”
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