The six-minute sketch, which aired on Saturday (December 11), depicts Ms Boebert and Ms Greene wielding semiautomatic rifles, and asserts that Coronavirus is a “pseudo-disease”.
It’s part of the show’s chilling opening, which also parodies Dr .’s song Anthony Faucice, who serves as the chief medical adviser to the president of the United States, and the “disgraced” Cuomo brothers, Andrew and Chris.
While the former governor of New York Andrew Cuomo Facing multiple sexual harassment charges, his journalist brother was recently fired by CNN for playing an indiscriminate role in helping Andrew defend himself against those charges.
Cecily Strong, who impersonated Ms. Greene, opened the segment by saying that the government had “used” Covid-19 – a.k.a. “this fake disease” – to restrict individual freedoms. US citizen.
“They think we’re dumb?” Meng asked.
“Please. Will they give a mute a gun? Yes,” replied Chloe Fineman, who impersonated Miss Boebert.
Reacting to the ‘poor acting’ sketch on Twitter, Ms Boebert took aim at the cast as well as the cast Alec Baldwin.
Ms Boebert tweeted: “Seeing poor trigger discipline from the unknown actress who played me makes me think Alec Baldwin did gun safety training there.”
The Colorado representative added: “BTW [by the way], when did they switch SNL to CNN to die for being irrelevant? ”
Ms Boebert recently faced criticism for posting a holiday photo of her sons holding rifles.
Notably, Democratic representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accused Boebert of “destroying Christmas and its meaning” after the Republican gun rights activist posted the disturbing photo. .
Meanwhile, Ms. Greene has yet to publicly comment on the sketch.
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/snl-lauren-boebert-marjorie-taylor-greene-b1975062.html Lauren Boebert insists on SNL skit mocking her and Marjorie Taylor Greene: ‘Die of Irrelevant’