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Aziz Ansari took to the 'SNL' stage and delivered some stand-up logic to Trump

Aziz Ansari took to the 'SNL' stage and delivered some stand-up logic to Trump

“Saturday Night Live” couldn’t have planned a better guest host for its inaugural-weekend show than Aziz Ansari.

Or at least that’s the conclusion many came to after the writer-actor-comedian delivered the opening monologue.

Ansari, who made a name for himself as Tom Haverford on “Parks and Recreation,” is now co-creator and star of his own self-referential show “Master of None.” The Netflix original series won comedy series writing honors at the 68th Emmy Awards.

“Master of None” derives some of its comedic episodes from Ansari’s own life experience as the son of immigrants, of being brown, of being Muslim, though he makes light of being an out-of-work...

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