Saturday Night Live gives Oscar The Grouch the 2019 “Joker” movie treatment

Did we need a dark take on Sesame Street‘s Oscar the Grouch? Well, no. But this week’s Saturday Night Live delivered a fresh take on the popular new Joker movie by spinning it out as a real-life down-and-out version of the longtime children’s television program and an origin story for the show’s down-and-out character who lives in a trash can. With Kenan Thompson as a pimp named Snuff; Alex Moffat and Mikey Day as Bert and Ernie, caught between a mugger and a hard alley; Melissa Villasenor as Elmo, handcuffed by the coppers; Heidi Gardner as Big Bird, exotic...

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