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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson hosted the season finale for Saturday Night Live. Johnson, who has been publicly toying with the idea of running for president, recruited Tom Hanks to be his vice president. YouTube hide caption

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Melissa McCarthy as "Spicey" hides in the bushes from reporters during a White House briefing, led by Aidy Bryant's impersonation of Spicer's real-life stand-in last week, Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Saturday Night Live via YouTube/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Energy Secretary-designate, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, is sworn-in on Capitol Hill earlier today, prior to testifying at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Jarobi White (left) and Q-Tip (right) of musical guest A Tribe Called Quest pose with host Dave Chappelle (center) on Saturday. NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images hide caption

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As "Bernie Sanderswitzky," Bernie Sanders alluded to a central campaign message in one skit. "I'm so sick of the 1 percent getting this preferential treatment," he says, in an argument with Larry David's character over who gets lifeboats first in a Titanic-esque situation. SNL/nbc.com hide caption

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Las Vegas. A Hispanic coalition is condemning NBC's Saturday Night Live for inviting Trump to host the show. John Locher/AP hide caption

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Comedian Tracy Morgan gives his opening monologue on Saturday Night Live. It was the comedian's first major return to television after being seriously injured in an accident 16 months ago. Saturday Night Live/YouTube hide caption

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Lorne Michaels backstage at the SNL 40th anniversary special at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York, N.Y., on Feb. 15. Lloyd Bishop/Courtesy of NBC hide caption

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'If They Have It, It's Undeniable': Lorne Michaels On Casting 'SNL'

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Iconic TV Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96

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