Pete Davidson appeared on Saturday Night Live last night and used his recurring monologue on the show’s “Weekend Update” segment to apologize to Dan Crenshaw, the Navy Seal veteran and now Republican congressman-elect who Pete mocked in his monologue a week ago for wearing an eye patch. Many across the political spectrum criticized Pete for joking about the war hero’s injury, which was suffered in an I.E.D. explosion during Dan’s third combat tour in Afghanistan.
However, in a rare display of good humor and forgiveness in a tense American political environment, Dan appeared on the show to accept that apology — and to roast Pete a little bit while doing so. And, of course, neither Pete nor Dan could resist the opportunity to make some references to Pete’s recent split with pop singer Ariana Grande in the process.
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