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Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 12/18/2011

Jimmy Fallon and Tina Fey vs. Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers on ‘SNL’ (Video)


Fallon with “SNL” musical guest Michael Buble. (Dana Edelson - AP)
When Jimmy Fallon hosted this week’s “Saturday Night Live,” he brought a lot of his friends and former castmates along for the ride.

Rachel Dratch and Fallon teamed up in the cold open to reprise their roles as Boston couple extraordinaire Sully and Denise.Chris Kattan, a slimmed-down Horatio Sanz and Tracy Morgan also joined with Fallon to perform a holiday tune they once trotted out on a previous pre-Christmas episode of “SNL.”

But perhaps most delightfully, Tina Fey, Fallon’s former Weekend Update partner, and Amy Poehler, who once “really??ed” on a weekly basis with Seth Meyers, engaged in a Weekend Update joke-off. The objective: determine which fake news anchor pairing was more adept at riffing on a ridiculous news item about a strip joint hosting a holiday toy drive.

Who triumphed? Watch the clip below and find out.

Also watch: Jesus visits Tim Tebow on ‘SNL’

By  |  10:42 AM ET, 12/18/2011

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