The story of the weekend is Donald Trump’s tax returns. The video of the weekend is Alec Baldwin playing Donald Trump and Kate McKinnon playing Hillary Clinton in the opening sketch of “Saturday Night Live’s” new season.
“SNL” has been on the air for 42 seasons, but it seems like a good bet the next few weeks will generate some of the best moments in the show’s history.
Extra credit: Did you catch the tribute McKinnon/Clinton made in the first few seconds?
Perfect 10 debate entrance! #SNLPremiere pic.twitter.com/FZNpPyYzXt— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) October 2, 2016
New Vox Media hire Andrew Golis did:
Brilliant Gene Wilder tribute (https://t.co/ugq1eMsYj8): https://t.co/INcU2EA93G— Andrew Golis (@agolis) October 2, 2016
One of my favorite parts in the Willy Wonka is when Gene Wilder walks out on the carpet and does a summersault, pic.twitter.com/XAVmvKrxdq— maureen (@wsurfergirl1) August 29, 2016
This article originally appeared on Recode.net.