of all the confusion lawmakers around George Santos (RN.Y.) Currently, he seems unhappy with his portrayal on late-night television.
New York Republican Monday under multiple investigations for lying extensively about his career leading up to election turned his attention As expected, went to town In a wild scandal that keeps giving.
“I am now enshrined in late night TV history with all these spoofs, but so far they are all awful,” Santos tweeted. “Jon Lovitz is the greatest comedian of all time. It was an embarrassment to him, not me! These comedians need to step up their game.”
Since being elected, Santos has been accused of misrepresenting his mother’s death, his grandparents escaping the Holocaust, lying about going to college, and pretending to have Jewish heritage. In addition to the turmoil, he has also been accused of campaign financial misconduct, scamming disabled veterans over a dying dog, He had a secret past as a drag performer in Brazil called Kitara. (Santos denies these claims.)
Thus, with fodder in abundance, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, and Stephen Colbert’s shows have all yielded comics playing Congressmen, as has Saturday Night Live. ‘s alum Jon Lovitz got the role on ‘The Tonight Show’.
Santos’ bizarre Twitter grumbling (and major failure to read the room) made him even more angry.
Santos even got into an altercation with former “RuPaul’s Drag Race” winner Trixie Mattel. Santos own comments on the photo It looks like he’s dragging: