The reason they gave was “just didn’t have time to fit it in”.
Folks, it was the opening skit. How does that make sense.
What did they replace it with?
A parody of the Fox News morning show.
I’m old enough to remember when SNL had guts (and was funny), were known for it and took shots at everything and anyone. Now, just another MSM show carrying water for Obama. Well, it is NBC, what did you expect.
Below is the scrubbed skit which by the way is much funnier than what was aired.
- Gutsy call: SNL cuts unfunny sketch critical of Obama, runs unfunny Fox News parody (twitchy.com)
- SNL Scraps Skit Bashing Obama – Run Anti-FOX News Skit Instead (thegatewaypundit.com)