SNL’s Pete Davidson: I was ‘forced to apologize’ to Dan Crenshaw

SNL’s Pete Davidson: I was ‘forced to apologize’ to Dan Crenshaw
Pete Davidson (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – This juvenile delinquent, who has no remorse over having mocked a hero who lost his eye in combat and was already plenty famous before Davidson’s crass send-up, is everything that is wrong in today’s liberals.]

But the centerpiece of Davidson’s new hour comes later when he goes deep on the undoubtedly most controversial moment of his SNL career. “I got in trouble last year, because I was making some jokes,” he says.

During a “Weekend Update” bit that aired just before the 2018 midterm elections, Davidson was tasked with “roasting” various candidates for office. When a photo of Lieutenant Commander Dan Crenshaw, who wears an eyepatch, came onscreen, Davidson joked that he was “surprised he’s a congressional candidate from Texas and not a hitman in a porno movie.”

“I didn’t think I did anything wrong,” Davidson adds. “It was like words that were twisted so that a guy could be famous.”

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“My roommate thought I should apologize so that I didn’t get shot in the face,” Davidson says.

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