Even the notoriously liberal “Saturday Night Live” show couldn’t help itself, spanking Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his handling of the COVID-19 crisis.
In the show’s cold open, cast member Chloe Fineman plays Britney Spears hosting a show called “Oops, You Did It Again,” in which guests come on to deliver “lame” apologies.
“After the ‘Free Britney’ documentary came out, I’m receiving hundreds of apologies a day,” “Spears” says.
When Peter Davidson, playing Cuomo, takes a seat on the couch, he says, “Hey, hello, all right, let’s get this over with.”
“Governor, do you know why you’re here today?” “Spears” asks.
“Is it because indoor dining is back in New York?” “Cuomo” says, drawing cheers from the audience. “That’s exciting, right?”
“All right I know. It’s because of the nursing home stuff.”
“And what happened with the nursing homes?”
“Some of the people who died in the nursing homes were not counted as nursing home deaths,