Weekend Update tackled the House's late-night passing of the Covid relief package as well as CPAC, the Frasier revival and the new Potato Head on the latest episode of Saturday Night Live . "Just like me when I'm drunk, Congress decided to spend a lot of money at 2:30 in the morning. They passed a $1.9 trillion spending bill, and Republicans are calling it 'a liberal wishlist,’" co-anchor Colin Jost said. "I don't know, I think a liberal wishlist would be avocado toast with Chrissy Teigen, free college for pets, and a hip-hop musical about Anderson Cooper starring Lin-Manuel Miranda." However, one of the key components of the stimulus bill — a $15 minimum wage — did not make the cut , much to the delight of Senators Lindsey Graham and John Thune, the latter of whom boasted about earning $6 an hour at a restaurant as a "kid" 40 years and lots of inflation ago. Related Stories Republicans Recommend Time Travel to Struggling Low-Wage Workers FDA Approves Johnson & Johnson’s Single-Shot Vaccine Related Stories Jerry Jeff Walker’s ‘Viva Terlingua’: Inside the Fringe Country Album Super Bowl Halftime Shows Ranked: From Worst to Best "This is why Democrats never get… Read full this story
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