After courting a sort-of controversy with the sexytimes hit “Fifty Shades Of Grey,” Dakota Johnson grabbed more headlines this weekend with her stint hosting “Saturday Night Live.” And even with the show celebrating its fortieth year, they showed that they still know how to provoke.
The internet erupted following a spoof of this Toyota ad, in which a father (Taran Killam) seems to be dropping off his high school graduate daughter (Johnson) at the airport before she leaves for college. Instead, she jumps into a jeep with a bunch of shifty ISIS dudes. Aristocrats! Or, ha! Personally, I find it unfunny rather than offensive, and in defense of ‘SNL,’ with news of teenage girls in western countries becoming radicalized making headlines, it’s a cheeky take on it. It’s just not very good. But hey, see for yourself below.