Video: SNL Spoofs Ryan Lochte on ‘Weekend Update’

  11 Braden Keith | September 16th, 2012 | Featured, Lifestyle

In 2008, after his incredible 8 gold medal performance at the Olympics, Michael Phelps was honored as the host of NBC’s long-running sketch show Saturday Night LiveRyan Lochte’s two gold medals apparently gets him only a brief appearance in the form of a spoof on the “Weekend Update” faux-news segment.

It was a pretty funny one though, as Family Guy creator Seth McFarlane, the host for the night, played Lochte previewing the fall prime-time TV Lineup.

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  1. coacherik says:
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    Good stuff, I give it 7 swims.

  2. PsychoDad says:
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    I don’t think Lochte is that dumb, is he? I just think he cannot talk, that’s all.

  3. Mike W says:
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    RL is no dummy. Even if he were, he looks so good with his shirt off, who would care?

  4. WHOKNOWS says:
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    Too Funny!

  5. John Sampson says:
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    this is quality entertainment!

  6. Bullddoze says:
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    This is hysterical. No idea if Ryan is dumb, but he sure gives off that impression.

  7. liquidassets says:
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    I think his “dumb jock” personae is affected. But it’s backfiring….

  8. Tall Drink of Water says:
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    So NBC uses Lochte to promote their Olympics coverage, then when they are over makes fun of him. Hmmmm…..

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