Alec Baldwin was only expected to make a few appearances on SNL this season, but with Donald Trump winning the presidential election, he may get bumped up to a featured player. Baldwin himself weighed in on the election. He feels that America’s selection of the 45th president was a “knee-jerk” reaction that he compared to purchasing laundry detergent.
Baldwin, who has never been shy about expressing his political views, shared his thoughts on the election through his Alec Baldwin Foundation Twitter page. Baldwin said the country is changing, and the election of Trump may have been a “knee-jerk” reaction to the current climate of the country: