Watch this: SNL lampoons social media with inane political tweets and Facebook comments

SNL suck forever ass

Saturday Night Live peaks during election season, and this year is no exception. In this "Weekend Update" segment from last night's episode, host Seth Meyers invites "Kourtney Barnes," a social media expert, to show off the internet's capacity for deep, honest political conversation. "Everyone has a voice and each voice is valid, even if that voice has no punctuation," says Kourtney. "That's the beauty of social media, everyone's opinion is equal." Watch the rest of the skit below to see the internet's full wisdom on Facebook and Twitter.

The Verge
Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.



Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.