KUSA - As Saturday Night Live celebrates its 40th anniversary, here are some of the best skits which incorporate the great state of Colorado.
JESUS VISITS TEBOW AND THE BRONCOS
After helping them win six games in a row, Jesus, played by Jason Sudeikis, visits the Denver Broncos. He tells Tim Tebow, played by Taran Killam, he's tired of bailing him out every fourth quarter. This skit aired in Season 37, 2011. Watch it on mobile: http://bit.ly/1Emf90T
NANCY GRACE: LEGAL POT
Nancy Grace, played by Noel Wells, welcomes a bakery owner, Kate McKinnon, and comedian Katt Williams (who plays Drake) to her show to discuss marijuana legalization in Colorado. This skit aired in Season 39, 2014. Watch it on mobile: http://bit.ly/1FHARgY
OBAMA VS. ROMNEY DEBATE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF DENVER
In this cold opening, President Barack Obama faces off with Gov. Mitt Romney in Denver. This skit aired in Season 38, 2012. Watch it on mobile: http://bit.ly/1Ajrd5P
WEEKEND UPDATE: THE COLORADO BALLOON ON BEING A HOAX
The silver balloon from Colorado flies into "Weekend Update" This skit aired in Season 35, 2009. Watch it on mobile: http://bit.ly/1D4tgek
BONUS: PEYTON MANNING HELPS THE KIDS
Sure, our beloved quarterback had yet to join the Broncos, but we can still appreciate this hilarious skit. This skit aired in Season 32, 2007. Watch it on mobile: http://bit.ly/1ctzBmL
You can watch a comprehensive collection of skits on SNL's new app available on iPhone.
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