Miss George W Bush? Will Ferrell Brings Him Back On SNL For 2016 Satire

  • by: Alan Duke

Will Ferrell brought his classic George W Bush Impersonation back to "Saturday Night Live" to announce that he was jumping into the 2016 presidential race. "The field of Republicans out there is so messed up I figured it makes you miss me, doesn't it?"

The SNL cold open skit skewered the GOP candidates, including Bush brother Jeb, whose poll numbers are stuck in single digits. "Poor Jeb," Ferrell's Bush said. "You got to admit that it's a pretty good plot twist that I turned out to be the smart one."

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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