Trump's next step was the general election against Hillary Clinton, which was first seen on primetime during their debate.
Outfitted in a "wrinkled barn jacket", some lovingly applied facial splotches, and a truly luxurious wig, Murray popped up near the end of a Morning Joe sketch, sitting next to Michael Wolff (Fred Armisen in an eerily dead-on impression) to refute some of the claims made in Wolff's new book Fire and Fury.
Saturday Night Live returned from the holiday break with Sam Rockwell hosting the show.
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"I never said Don Jr., was treasonous, and I certainly never said he'd crack like an egg on TV", Murray's Bannon chastised Armisen's Wolff, before admitting, "Ok, that does sound like me, thank you, good reporting". Trump asked for two babies to be placed in his office, usually of different a ethnicity. Someone would put a bowl of Goldfish crackers at the other side of the room.
The cold open also includes a surprise appearance from Bill Murray as former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon, who stepped down as chairman of Breitbart after being quoted in Wolff's book. Martin Shkreli. The Subway guy.
"It is time for America to slide down the Bannon-ster."".
"Well, I'm a celebrity, so I'm qualified", Jones' Oprah answered to questions of her running for president.
In the aftermath of his controversial "sh*thole" comments, Trump is still on notice about about the future of the Russian investigation that has helped push his approval rating below 35 percent.