‘S.N.L.’ Spoofs the Final Debate and Adele Sings (a Little)
Adele hosted “Saturday Night Live” this weekend, and to answer your most pressing question: Yes, she did sing, briefly, though H.E.R. was officially the musical guest. But first, there was a parody of Thursday’s second and final presidential debate to get through.
The debate sketch, which opened the show, began with Maya Rudolph, its resident Kamala Harris impersonator, this time playing the moderator Kristen Welker of NBC News.
She explained, “Tonight we have a mute button, because it was either that or tranquilizer darts and the president has a very high tolerance for those after his Covid treatment.”
Onto the stage came Alec Baldwin as President Trump and Jim Carrey as Joseph R. Biden Jr. “How’s this mute button work?” Carrey asked. “Do I just haul off and slap him in…