Alec Baldwin may have retired his Donald Trump impression on the season finale of 'Saturday Night Live'

Source: Yahoo - View Original Article
Published: May 10, 2020
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100% "I'll leave you with one of my favorite inspirational quotes: reach for the stars, because if you're a star, they let you do it.""
98% "He sounded even more determined to walk away from his Emmy-winning role in a 2019 interview with USA Today.""
91% "I started as the son of a simple wealthy slumlord, and grew to become a billionaire, a president and the world's leading expert on ..."
89% "Surround yourself with the worst people you can find, that way you'll always shine.""
87% "This isn't the first time that Baldwin has suggested he's done playing the current POTUS.""
81% "Sure, everyone loves Fauci.""
80% "In 2017, one year into Trump's administration, he told Extra: The maliciousness of this White House has people worried...""
78% "Good old invincibility juice.""

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100% : I'll leave you with one of my favorite inspirational quotes: reach for the stars, because if you're a star, they let you do it."
98% : He sounded even more determined to walk away from his Emmy-winning role in a 2019 interview with USA Today.
91% : "I started as the son of a simple wealthy slumlord, and grew to become a billionaire, a president and the world's leading expert on infectious diseases.
89% : Surround yourself with the worst people you can find, that way you'll always shine.
87% : This isn't the first time that Baldwin has suggested he's done playing the current POTUS.
81% : "Sure, everyone loves Fauci.
80% : In 2017, one year into Trump's administration, he told Extra: "The maliciousness of this White House has people worried...
78% : Tom Hanks?
78% : But Baldwin's Trump also had some words of wisdom and encouragement to share, listing all the jobs that are currently available to students as they head out into the world.
78% : "Good old invincibility juice."
76% : How do you follow up Brad Pitt as Anthony Fauci and Tom Hanks as...
75% : (Watch the sketch above.)
75% : But on Twitter, at least, some viewers took his farewell as permanent.
73% : At the end of the cold open -- which saw Baldwin reprising his Trump persona to address a virtual high school graduation featuring the entire SNL cast -- the actor lifted his "Make America Great
69% : "I feel like I'm done with that now.
69% : He's probably smiling up at me from hell right now.
69% : Talk about a retirement speech to remember.
67% : and you just dig down and grab it," he pointed out.
67% : Saturday Night Live airs Saturdays at 11:30 p.m. on NBC Read more from Yahoo Entertainment Brad Pitt's 'SNL' performance gets a thumbs up from Dr. Anthony Fauci Brad Pitt fulfills Anthony Fauci's wish on an all-new 'Saturday Night Live At Home' Tom Hanks, Larry David and Alec Baldwin join the 'SNL' cast for the first 'Saturday Night Live at Home'
65% : "Don't forget about coal, it's in the ground
65% : Beck Bennet's student shouted back, which set Trump off on an anti-Fauci tirade.
60% : Jobs like grocery store clerks, amateur nurses and, of course, coal miners.
57% : "I can't imagine I would do it again.
56% : They should find somebody who wants to do it."
55% : "People applauding, they're applauding," he said, willfully mishearing the sound of one person clapping as many people clapping.
55% : Don't you hate when these elite medical experts tell you what to do?"
53% : As he approached what may be his final series of jokes as Trump, Baldwin reached deep into his alter ego's past.
51% : "We want Fauci!"
47% : Again" baseball cap, dropped his Trumpian voice and addressed the audience directly: "Taped from my home one last time, it's Saturday night."
46% : If you're Alec Baldwin, you do it by retiring your divisive impression of President Donald Trump on the air.
43% : This virus that, remember, was started in a lab in Obama.
42% : Invited to address a Zoom gathering of St. Mary Magdalene By the Expressway's graduating "Class of Covid-19," Baldwin's POTUS studiously overlooked the fact that he was pretty much the last person the high schools seniors wanted to see.
42% : Instead, he demonstrated the proper way to treat a cough: take a swig from a large jug of Clorox bleach.
41% : Of course, it's possible that Baldwin was only referring to the abbreviated end of SNL's 45th season, which aired its last in-studio episode on March 7 -- before the coronavirus pandemic shut down television production all over New York -- and has been broadcasting remotely-produced installments since April 11.
39% : If this does turn out to be Baldwin's final SNL appearance as Trump, he made sure to deliver plenty of parting shots at the current resident of the Oval Office.
38% : Lincoln would agree.
31% : that's why I'm not going to do it much longer, the impersonation, I don't know how much more people can take it."
31% : In a sign that Baldwin taped his (possible) farewell recently, he addressed such up-to-the-minute developments as members of the White House staff testing positive for the coronavirus.
29% : I just can't.
28% : I'm so done with that," Baldwin said.
25% : "My valet got the virus, so I had to do my own makeup," he said semi-apologetically.
18% : Live everyday like it's your last because we're going to let this virus run wild.
15% : That's what appeared to happen on the final Saturday Night Live at Home, and the last SNL before the summer hiatus.
14% : "I had to resort to a Liza Minnelli TikTok make-up tutorial."
12% : If you don't understand something, just call it stupid....
0% : And he kept the pity party going by reiterating that he's "been treated very poorly, even worse than they treated Lincoln.

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