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    Pete Davidson As A Sexy, Swinging Grinch On "SNL" Is Truly The Stuff Of Nightmares

    "That's not the only thing that grew three sizes."

    This hasn't been a good year for the Grinch, has it? First we had Matthew Morrison's take...


    The eyes, they follow me around the room.

    ...and now we have Pete Davidson's Grinch on Saturday Night Live, which is a whole other circle of terror.

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    Why? Because this Grinch is a swinger with a Whoville couple, played by Kristen Wiig and Mikey Day.

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    And hey, I'm all into swinging! Swing away, kids! But oh, sweet, sexy Grinch puns:

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    I don't even have any particularly fond childhood memories of the Grinch and I'm crying:

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    Could this be the thing that finally ends my slightly cursed attraction to Pete Davidson?!

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    Besides, apparently this isn't even the first entry in the Grinch + swingers canon! There's a theory that the Grinch's parents in the Jim Carrey movie had a key party.

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    Merry Christmas!

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    You can watch the full sketch here.

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