‘Saturday Night Live’ Cold Open Skewers President Biden and ‘Spider-Man’

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James Austin Johnson plays President Joe Biden on Saturday Night Live. He blames the Omicron variant of coronavirus on the Spider-Man movie. Biden also blames inflation and the inability to pass the voting rights bill on the movie. Pete Davidson shows up from a different universe as the real Joe Biden.
4 months ago·New York, United States

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USA Today

'SNL': Joe Biden blames omicron, inflation and everything else on ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’

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CNN

'Saturday Night Live' returns from winter break with its Joe Biden blaming the surge of Omicron on Spider-Man

"We're in the middle of a cold, dark winter," James Austin Johnson as President Joe Biden said kicking off this weekend's "Saturday Night Live." "This winter is so dark, Republicans don't think it should vote."

4 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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The Hill

'Biden' blames political woes on Spider-Man movie on 'Saturday Night Live'

"Saturday Night Live" mocked President Biden in its first show of the new year for his handling of the surge of the omicron variant of the coronavirus."Stop seeing Spider-Man," James Austin Johnson, who portrays Bi...

4 months ago·Washington, United States
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KVIA

"Saturday Night Live" returns from winter break with Joe Biden blaming Spider-Man for the rise of omicron

Rocío Muñoz-Ledo (CNN) - "We are in the middle of a cold and dark winter," said James Austin Johnson playing President Joe Biden as he kicked off this weekend's "Saturday Night Live" show. "This winter is so dark that Republicans don't think voting should be done." Johnson's Biden went on to explain that this virus has disrupted our lives, the holidays, the gender reveal parties, and the "wildfires that started as Christmas parties." gender reve…

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KRDO

'Saturday Night Live' returns from winter break with its Joe Biden blaming the surge of Omicron on Spider-Man

By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business“We’re in the middle of a cold, dark winter,” James Austin Johnson as President Joe Biden said kicking off this weekend’s “Saturday Night Live.” “This winter is so dark, Republicans don’t think it should vote.”Johnson’s Biden then explained this virus has disrupted our lives, the holidays, gender reveal parties and “wildfires that started as gender reveal parties.”But, he said, there is one simple thing that could …

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KIFI

'Saturday Night Live' returns from winter break with its Joe Biden blaming the surge of Omicron on Spider-Man - Local News 8

By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business“We’re in the middle of a cold, dark winter,” James Austin Johnson as President Joe Biden said kicking off this weekend’s “Saturday Night Live.” “This winter is so dark, Republicans don’t think it should vote.”Johnson’s Biden then explained this virus has disrupted our lives, the holidays, gender reveal parties and “wildfires that started as gender reveal parties.”But, he said, there is one simple thing that could …

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