Big Bird Appears on Saturday Night Live, Talks About Tweets

Charlie White

After a three-day silence, Big Bird appeared on Saturday Night Live's "Weekend Update" to comment about his newfound fame after he was mentioned on Wednesday night's presidential debate between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama.

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Watch the clip above, and you'll realize that Big Bird avoided ruffling any feathers by getting too political. The huge yellow bird did mention, "I got a million tweets," but when Seth Meyers asked him if he was on Twitter, he replied, "No, I'm a bird, tweeting is how we talk."

Please, Mitt, don't fire this lovable yellow oversized chicken.

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