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Saturday Night Live Begs Barack Obama to Come Back in '90s-Inspired Sketch

Saturday Night Live Begs Barack Obama to Come Back in '90s-Inspired Sketch
From TIME - November 19, 2017

If this 90s-inspired performance group had it their way, former President Barack Obama would be back in the White House.

But, of course, a few U.S. institutions and practices stand in the way of that being a possibilitynamely, the Constitution.

Channeling their inner Boyz II Men, Chance the Rapper, Kenan Thompson and Chris Redd sang an emotional ode to the 44th president of the United States on Saturday Night Live. In a song that first sounds like it could be about a breakup, the trio laments the fact that Obama is no longer presidentand that they miss him more than ever.

Every night, I turn the TV on and cry / I say why, I feel like were all gonna die, the trio sings. So come back, Barack.

The trio crooned through emotional montages with photos of Obama and his family, showing the former president kitesurfing and taking his daughter Malia to college.

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