What nonetheless works in these United States of America? Not an entire lot, in response to Saturday Evening Stay.
The newest SNL chilly open, additionally the primary of 2021, begins issues off with a step away from the direct political parody that grew to become a (debatable) gold mine for the present in the course of the Donald Trump period. As a substitute, the eight-minute sketch delivers a Kate McKinnon-hosted discuss present referred to as “What Nonetheless Works?”
As every temporary phase cycles via a number of the most urgent matters on People’ minds in January 2021 — together with the detestable phrases and views of Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene, the “GameStonk” blitz, and the almost-too-late maneuvers by Massive Tech to de-fang Trump — to remind us all that really no, the USA is not in such nice form in the intervening time.
The day is seemingly saved when one of many nation’s sole actually practical star arrives: Tom Brady (John Krasinski). Undoubtedly an uncomplicated guy with nothing dark or questionable in his historical past, proper?