Tina Fey Had Her Cake and Ate It Too While Calling Out Trump on Weekend Update

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A surprise visit from Tina Fey? Well, that sounds like one of our wildest dreams come true.

On Thursday, the Emmy Award-winning producer made an unexpected appearance on SNL's Weekend Update: Summer Edition. During the sketch, the funny lady put her own spin on politics, as she has so brilliantly done in the past—remember her epic performance as former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin?

"It broke my heart to see these evil forces descend upon Charlottesville," Fey recounted after host, Colin Jost, informed the audience that she's an alum from the University of Virginia. "I don't want any more good people to get hurt. And I know a lot of us are feeling anxious and asking ourselves, 'What can I do?'"

Her solution for combating ignorance and racism: a delicious sheet cake. "Find a local business that you support—maybe a Jewish-run bakery, or an African-American-run bakery," Fey urged. "Order a cake with the American flag on it like this one and just eat it, Colin," she stated while eating huge forkfuls of the dessert alongside Jost.

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"Sheet-caking is the new grassroots movement," Fey added. "Most women I know have been doing it once a week since the election." Watch her segment in the video at top.

Not everyone was thrilled by Fey's long-awaited return. People voiced their concern about viewers interpreting her message as discouraging activism.

Fey wasn't the only SNL alum to stop by, as Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers also made appearances as former presidents George Washington and Thomas Jefferson. Fallon happily gave his best impression of the historical figures, and we honestly haven't laughed so hard in a long time.

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We hope Fey, Fallon, and Meyers all come back this fall for SNL's season 43 premiere. But, for now, we'll be re-watching the Weekend Update episodes for a little joy in our lives.

SHOW TRANSCRIPT

[MUSIC] Coinage, life well spent, presented by Geico. Late night sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live has given fan's favorite characters feature length films. From Mary Catherine Gallagher to the Butabi Brothers, some of these movies have become overnight cult sensations. [INAUDIBLE] So live from Coinage it's the highest grossing Saturday Night Live films of all time. Wayne Campbell and Garth Algar attempt to promote their basement public access cable show in the 1992 film Wayne's World. Audiences fell in love with Garth's foxy lady dance making it gross over $250 million nation wide. On a mission from God, the Blues Brothers put together their old band in order to save their orphanage. The 1980 movie grossed more than $180 million nationwide. Not bad at all for a film that originated as a singing appearance between John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd. Sequel Wayne's World 2 made audiences everywhere schwing. The 1993 film follows the successful duo as they attempt to organize a rock concert. It made around $100 million nationwide. A Night at the Roxbury made everyone want to scream Emilio! The dim-witted Butabi brothers made over $55 million nationwide and became part-time owners of one of the most successful Los Angeles nightclubs. For that price, Steve can fix every car window he's broken while dancing. Mary Katherine Gallagher, the hyperactive schoolgirl, dreamed of kissing her crush in the 1999 film, Superstar. Her nervous habit of smelling her armpits charmed audiences nationwide, and allowed the film to earn over $52 million. Coinage, life, well spent. Presented by Geico.
 
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