“This week marks two years since the start of the first COVID lockdown and let’s just say some people have handled stress better than others,” Colin Jost said at the top Saturday night liveThis week’s “Weekend Update”, like Vladimir PutinHis photo appeared on the screen next to him.
He continued: “Russia has passed a ‘fake news’ law that makes it illegal for any organization to report information that contradicts what the government says is illegal, explains the recent headline, ‘6’. 5″Putin is not crazy.”
After Jost joked that the situation in Ukraine was “so sad” that he “honestly thought about marching to the nearest enlistment office” and checked in with Michael Che, his colleague moved to gas is alarmingly high across the United States. .
Che joked that oil had become “so expensive, that as Americans, we might have to move back in with our exs,” adding, “Come on, Iraq. You know we never stopped loving you. ”
Jost then noted that the Russians were said to have “stocked up” on McDonald’s sandwiches after the chain announced it would end operations there. “Including some honorable Russians,” he added, revealing a photo of one of Donald Trump’s men. infamous fast food parties.
And finally, the pair turned to backlash against Disney’s initial silence on Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” Bill. “Even though at Disney, they really don’t say gay, they say Timon and Pumbaa,” Che joked.
Jost added: “Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, seen here waving COVID at the club, attacked Disney for opposing the state’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill, calling the company a wake corporation. awake.” “Disney refutes claims of awakening with almost 90-year-old animated films.”
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