Had Hollywood secretly, collectively agreed to flout the social distancing directives and pack into the auditorium, finally confirming that coronavirus is the hoax far-right Facebook insists it is?
"Welcome to the Pand-Emmys!" Jimmy opened. "It's great to finally see people again. Thank you for risking everything to be here. Thank me for risking everything to be here."
"You can't have a virus without a host... Why are we having an award show in the middle of a pandemic? And what the hell am I doing here?" he asked, to perfectly timed laughter. "This is the year they decide they have to have a host?"
No -- it had to be old footage from years previous... but that meant they had edited the crowd to laugh, groan and applaud along with Jimmy, and Twitter quickly went from confused to very irritated.