Saturday Night Live premiered its 38th season over the weekend, and as expected in an election year, kicked the political comedy into overdrive. Aside from the debut of a new Obama impersonator and a riff on Clint Eastwood's empty chair obsessions, the show got into some Florida specific (well, kinda) politics with the introduction of "Mimi Morales," a Chonga-esque get-out-the-vote worker from Florida played by newcomer Cecily Strong.
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Is anyone getting more New York Latina vibes from this character than the true Florida chonga they should have been going for? Even if they'd be a few years too late to the game, we think Chongas are ripe for SNL spoofery (even if MadTV already had their West Coast counterparts covered).