‘Weekend Update‘ Does Epic Takedown Of Trump Over Impeachment, Attacks

“’s” spoof news show “” often mocks President , but Saturday’s episode could have marked a record number of especially hard-hitting jabs.

Hosts and slammed Trump for mocking religion at the National Prayer Breakfast, for the president’s in a photograph, and for calling out California for making the entire state a “stanktuary” (which Jost pronounced as “skantuary”), apparently meaning to say a “sanctuary state.”

As for the orangish line around Trump’s face in a recent photo, Jost said it was “like the day at the nursing home when they let the residents put their own makeup on.”

Che talked Purple Hearts. He noted that Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman has one for being wounded in combat. Vindman was on the National Security Council and escorted from the White House Friday in apparent retaliation for testifying in the House impeachment investigation. Trump, too, has a purple heart — “because his blood type is hamburger grease,” Che added.

Jost complained about Trump’s attack in his State of the Union address on “failing government schools.” “OK, but you went to private school, and you don’t even know where Kansas City is,” said Jost, referring to Trump’s after the Chiefs’ Super Bowl win.

What really stunned Jost was Trump using the  devout Mormon Sen. (R-Utah) for citing his conscience and his religion in his decision to for abuse of power. “Even the leaders of the National Prayer Breakfast were like, ‘Jesus Christ, dude,’” said Jost. 

There’s more. Check out the video up top. 

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