‘So I Won the Popular Vote?’: Baldwin as Trump Rejoices as Aliens Destroy California in SNL Opener

In this week’s Saturday Night Live opening sketch, Alec Baldwin returned as Pres. Donald Trump facing the world under attack by aliens.


Standing on the deck of an aircraft carrier, Trump says, “Hello, it’s a beautiful day,” before complaining that our military “isn’t winning anymore. The aliens are laughing at us, they’re killing us.”

A military general confirms that yes, the aliens are killing us because they have the most advanced technology ever seen.

“What are we going to do?” he asks Trump.

“We’re gonna bring coal back,” he replies.

When informed that the aliens have vaporized California, Trump says, “So I won the popular vote?”

Watch the video below:

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