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Highlights from the seventeenth episode of Saturday Night Live’s forty-third season:

The cold open: Donald Trump (Alec Baldwin) holds a press conference with the leaders of the Baltic states (Kate McKinnon, Alex Moffat, Heidi Gardner).

Shanice (Leslie Jones), Rashad (Chris Redd) and T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) compete on Black Jeopardy, hosted by Darnell Hayes (Kenan Thompson).

Introducing The Game of Life: DACA Edition, where Dreamers get to jump through bureaucratic hoops, duck ICE officers and work three jobs just to get by.

Weekend Update: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (Alex Moffat) addresses calls for his resignation after Facebook mishandled user data.

View all sketches and performances uploaded from this week’s episode.