2. And the internet is deeming it “the blackest” episode ever.
5. SNL’s diversity (or lack thereof) has been a hot topic on Twitter, and many tuned in to see how the show would go.
6. Some were a bit defensive from the beginning.
7. Others could barely believe their eyes.
9. Lots of people found the episode funnier than it usually is, with some crediting the two new black female writers, LaKendra Tookes and Leslie Jones.
15. But not everyone was dazzled by SNL’s additions and changes.
21. Overall though, the internet seemed proud of and happy with Zamata’s first night.
25. And everyone was able to agree on one thing: the glory of Drake’s thighs in that Disney sketch.
- Churches across the US are prepping an underground railroad system for immigrants who fear deportation under Trump.
- The widow of a Kansas immigrant allegedly killed by a white nationalist demanded answers from the government about stopping hate crimes.
- At a rally in NYC, trans New Yorkers asked for support from the broader LGBT community — something they haven't always gotten.
- Barack Obama took Malia to see a Broadway show and everyone is talking about how refreshed he's looking 😎