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Satire: Donald Trump Picks 'Breaking Bad' Character Walter White To Run DEA

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Sun, 11 Dec 2016 17:22:13 Z)

NBC's "Saturday Night Live" continued it's satirical attacks on President-elect Donald Trump with a news parody reporting that "Breaking Bad' character Walter White was chosen to head the Drug Enforcement Administration. Actor Bryan Cranston revived his role as the high school science teacher/meth mogul for the December 10, 2016 skit.

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