Television’s weekly tradition Saturday Night Live could find itself with renewed relevance (and comedic might) in the wake of a Donald Trump presidency.

Although decidedly partial to the left, sketches like last Saturday’s “The Bubble” skewer NYC liberals for their “free-thinking like-mindedness” which are actually exclusionary beliefs masquerading as progressivism.

But you don’t have to move to Brooklyn to get in on the action: Most of us already live in our own bubble in some form or another.

Things we saw (and heard)

Undocumented Oklahomans ponder future under new president — The Oklahoman

1 police officer killed, 3 officers injured in separate shootings Sunday — NPR

A scramble to assess the dangers of President-elect Donald Trump’s global business empire — The Washington Post

You can keep studying white working class voters, but we know the answers — Esquire

Google and Facebook take aim at fake news sites — The New York Times

B.S. Detector lets you know when you’re reading a fake news source — Lifehacker

What Gwen Ifill meant to us — PBS

On “woke” white people advertising their shock that racism just won a presidency — Bullshitist

Team USA members on historic fight for equal pay in women’s soccer — 60 Minutes

Quotes to note

“I’m not expecting it to be any slower than our normal Black Friday, But if Hillary had won, we would have sold out already.”

— Kellie Weeks, owner of Georgia Gun Store in Gainesville, Georgia, about Black Friday sales for her store, 11/21/16

“there is no sin that God’s mercy cannot reach and wipe away when it finds a repentant heart seeking to be reconciled with the Father.”

— Pope Francis, on reaffirming that, while abortion remains a sin, priests may grant absolution for it, 11/21/16

“relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief.”

— Oxford Dictionaries, in defining the 2016 Word of the Year, 11/16/16

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