Saturday Night Live October Cold Opening in Not much time was wasted on speaking at the Jan. 6 committee hearing, with the cast playing Bennie Thompson, Liz Cheney, Adam Schiff, Jamie Raskin, Adam Kinzinger, and more.
Opening short features excerpts from conversations between Donald Trump and several people (and a dog), as well as Chloe Feynman’s Nancy Pello A special appearance by West and Sarah Sherman’s Chuck Schumer.
“As you can see, we are committed to declaring at our ninth and final hearing that January 6th is the most dramatic and important moment in our nation’s history One,” Kenan Thompson’s chairman, Benny Thompson.
He continued, “We have been investigating this horrific attack for over a year, but today’s meeting will be different. We will summarize our findings, Hold a vote that makes history, and then, and only then, can we get a little bit of a treat.”
Heidi Gardner’s Cheney continued, while Trang Pu is responsible for the uprising, but she will be the one to bear the consequences.
“You might wonder what makes me so strong,” she said. “I ask you, ‘Is that your dad? Is it Dick Cheney? You might be thinking, ‘How dare you go to the whole party alone?’ “I’d say, ‘When you were little, who put you to sleep at night? Was it Dick Cheney?'” She ended her segment, joking that she had “the energy of a big Dick Cheney.”