Followed by a cold opening in it Cecily Strong’s Jeanine Pirro celebrated Kyle Rittenhouse’s not guilty verdict with his mock judge, Saturday night liveTheir “Weekend Update” gave away two cents.
“On Friday, Kyle Rittenhouse was found not guilty in the murder of two men during a Black Lives Matter protest. So hopefully he got all those shootings off his system before he became a cop,” Che joked.
“Protests are being held across the country in response to Kyle Rittenhouse’s acquittal — that’s brave, because Rittenhouse just opened fire on protesters. I don’t know… maybe don’t tempt him? ” he added.
After 18-year-old Rittenhouse was acquitted, several Republicans — including Representatives Paul Gosar (R-AZ), Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) and Matt Gaetz (R-FL), all pushed Big Lie helped incite the January 6 uprising in the Capitol — offered jobs to Rittenhouse, while his failed son Donald Trump Jr. tweeted (and then deleted) that a gun rights group would send the teenager an AR-15, the weapon he used to kill two Black Lives Matter protesters.
“Matt Gaetz said his office would be open to hiring Kyle Rittenhouse as a congressional intern — because Gaetz has always loved teenagers who are willing to do terrible things,” said Colin Jost. accused Gaetz of having sex with a minor.
Rittenhouse’s personal attorney, Mark Richards, blasted Republicans of this opportunity this week, speech, “They wanted to trade his popularity and I think that’s disgusting.”
https://www.thedailybeast.com/snls-colin-jost-drags-matt-gaetzs-kyle-rittenhouse-offer?source=articles&via=rss SNL’s Colin Jost Entries Matt Gaetz’s Kyle Rittenhouse Offer