SNL Riffs On Ted Cruz’s Battle With Big Bird [VIDEO]

NBC News reports:

“Saturday Night Live” took sides in the culture wars between Democrats and Republicans when it mocked Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, for picking a fight with “Sesame Street” character Big Bird, a fictional 6-year-old.

On “SNL,” Aidy Bryant’s version of the senator hosted a show, “Cruz Street,” on the imaginary Newsmax Kids channel. The show’s vision of “Cruz Street” included a contemporary right-wing agenda. “It’s a gated community where kids are safe from the woke government,” Cruz said.

U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (Cecily Strong), R-Georgia, appeared on the Newsmax Kids show holding a semiautomatic rifle she described as an AR-15. “Today’s episode is brought to you by Q,” she said. “Not the letter, the man.”

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