Kim Kardashian West didn’t take it straightforward throughout her opening monologue on “Saturday Night Live.” Kardashian made her “SNL” internet hosting debut on Saturday’s present and took intention at everybody from Kanye West to O.J. Simpson.
“I do know, I’m shocked to see me right here too,” Kardashian famous up high, acknowledging the elephant within the room. But she then launched right into a jab at her well-known sisters, noting her pitch-perfect options and saying, “I’m simply a lot greater than that reference photograph my sisters confirmed their plastic surgeons.”
Kardashian then spoke about her father, Robert Kardashian, an legal professional and shut buddy of accused double-murderer O.J. Simpson. “It’s due to him that I met my first Black particular person. Wanna take a stab in the dead of night at who it was?” The O.J. jokes didn’t cease there, as Kardashian added “I do know it’s bizarre to recollect the primary Black particular person you met, however O.J. does depart a mark. Or a number of. Or none in any respect, I nonetheless don’t know.”
The monologue additionally tackled Corey Gamble, the boyfriend of Kardashian’s mom Kris Jenner, as she famous, “The one factor I’m actually pleased with is that nobody might ever name me a gold digger. Honestly, I’m not even certain the way you change into one. So I requested my mother’s boyfriend Corey.”
And after all Kardashian additionally touched on Caitlyn Jenner in a joke about her mother not naming any of her daughters Karen. “Honestly, with the entire Okay names it’s actually spectacular that my mother didn’t decide Karen. I imply, one way or the other she simply knew. I don’t know the way she noticed that one coming and never Caitlyn.”
Kanye West, from whom Kim filed for divorce in February 2021, bought off pretty straightforward with only one joke on the finish of the monologue throughout which she heaped some real reward on the rapper. “I married the most effective rapper of all time,” Kardashian mentioned. “Not solely that, he’s the richest Black man in America. A gifted, legit genius who gave me 4 unbelievable children. So after I divorced him, it’s important to comprehend it got here right down to only one factor: his persona.”
Twitter fairly instantly lit up with reward for the monologue and Kardashian’s willingness to play alongside.
You can watch the complete monologue within the video beneath.