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a laughing matter?

Here's SNL's uncomfortable unaired Ferguson sketch

How do you joke about the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, following a grand jury's decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson? Saturday Night Live decided to tackle the issue by lampooning the fact that pretty much everyone would rather talk about anything but the incident. The true irony here, however, is the fact that SNL cut the sketch entirely due to time constraints. --Samantha Rollins