In Case You Missed It, Kate McKinnon Gave A Powerful Tribute To Ruth Bader Ginsburg On "SNL"

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McKinnon paid tribute to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the end of the episode's "Weekend Update" segment.

This past Saturday, Season 46 of SNL premiered and — given the wild news week we just had — they covered a lot of ground.

And, in case you missed it, the cast and crew over at SNL also paid tribute to the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died earlier this month.

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SNL has certainly had a lot of RBG sketches in the past — she was one of Kate McKinnon's signature impressions on the show. They've done everything from a "RBG rap"...

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You can watch the whole rap above or on YouTube.

...and, of course, several iconic "Weekend Update" appearances.

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You can find more of McKinnon's RBG impressions here.

In fact, McKinnon's impression was so good, even RBG herself approved during a Sundance "Cinema Talks" interview.

“I liked the actress who portrayed me (Kate McKinnon) and I would like to say "Gins-burn" sometimes to my colleagues.” - Ruth Bader Ginsburg #SNL

“I liked the actress who portrayed me (Kate McKinnon) and I would like to say "Gins-burn" sometimes to my colleagues.” - Ruth Bader Ginsburg #SNL

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So it was only fitting that this past weekend, McKinnon donned her black robe and collar one more time to pay a powerful, silent tribute to Ginsburg at the end of "Weekend Update."

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The segment concluded with an end card honoring RBG as well.

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