Of all the chaos encompassing Rep. George Santos (R-N.Y.) right now, seemingly he is not satisfied with portrayals of him on late-night time television.
Less than numerous investigations for lying extensively about his history to get elected, the New York Republican on Monday directed his awareness at comedians who have, predictably, gone to town with the wild scandal that just retains supplying.
“I have now been enshrined in late evening Tv set historical past with all these impersonations, but they are all Awful so far,” Santos tweeted. “Jon Lovitz is meant to be one particular of the best comedians of all time and that was embarrassing— for him not me! These comedians need to have to phase their match up.”
Since his election, Santos has been caught out more than an at any time-expanding checklist of falsehoods about his lifetime, together with misrepresenting his mother’s dying, saying his grandparents fled the Holocaust, lying about attending university and pretending to have Jewish heritage. To incorporate to the mess, he’s also been accused of campaign finance violations, scamming a disabled veteran in excess of his dying doggy and having a solution earlier as a drag performer termed Kitara in Brazil. (Santos has denied all those allegations.)
As this kind of, with fodder aplenty, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert’s reveals have all brought on comics to engage in the lawmaker, as did “Saturday Night Live.” One particular “SNL” alum, Jon Lovitz, took on the function on “The Tonight Present.”
Santos’ strange Twitter gripe (and enormous failure to go through the space) acquired him an supplemental roasting:
Santos even acquired into a again-and-forth with former “RuPaul’s Drag Race” winner Trixie Mattel, who quoted Santos’ have reviews about a image showing up to exhibit him in drag: