Newswire: On Saturday Night Live, Ivanka Trump stinks of complicity

Alec Baldwin decided to pop in for one of his intermittent Donald Trump cold opens on last night’s Scarlett Johansson-hosted Saturday Night Live. His Trump is, it turns out, very bad at coping with an alien (as in space alien) invasion, as one might expect. The sketch was fine, even if it smacked of Baldwin’s one foot out the door attitude toward portraying the Donald every week. (When he’d rather being picking Twitter beefs with other actors who would like to get paid to portray the Donald every week.)

But Baldwin’s spotty attendance has forced SNL writers to look elsewhere for ways to stick it to their least favorite sitting president, and last night’s show featured a finely crafted shot across Trump’s bow—that landed in the toilet water at daughter Ivanka’s feet. “Complicit,” as the impeccably made fake commercial explains, is the …

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