Pre-Election ‘SNL’ Stolen by Giraffes

Catherine Opie’s Untitled #10 (Surfers) (2003).

If you skipped this weekend’s Saturday Night Live (which we’d completely understand), you missed another fantastic appearance by Tina Fey as Sarah Palin, as well as two sketches featuring John McCain, who basically seems to have just given up at this point. Hilariously, though, in the final pre-election episode, on a night in which politics should’ve ostensibly been the highlight, our favorite sketch was the one about the awesome giraffe documentary made by Staten Island high-school students. NBC has inexplicably opted not to post it on Hulu, but we found a crappy version on YouTube that should suffice until the network comes to their senses. Click for giraffes!

And, just for the hell of it, here’s Tina Fey and John McCain:


Pre-Election ‘SNL’ Stolen by Giraffes