Video: SNL Spoofs Ryan Lochte on ‘Weekend Update’

Braden Keith
by Braden Keith 11

September 16th, 2012 News

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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Good stuff, I give it 7 swims.


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

Mike W

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

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