Tina Fey, Friend of the Year, Saved Amy Poehler from Having to Talk to Donald Trump

What a champ.

Tina Fey
(Image credit: Getty)

When Lorne Michaels lured her out of her house with the promise of work (which was actually a roundabout way of inviting her to attend the Adele concert that even made Adele cry), Tina Fey probably thought she and her fellow sexy 40-something Amy Poehler were in for a lovely evening. Then they turned around and saw Donald Trump.

And while Tina didn't have the guts to say "You leave the Mexican people alone!" to his face for fear their shared baby nurse would disapprove, she *did* have the balls to not rat out her Sisters costar to the Donald, who didn't recognize Amy with her red hair.

Watch Tina tell the story above, then scroll back down for her Sofia Vergara impression. You will scream. 

Follow Marie Claire on Instagram for the latest celeb news, pretty pics, funny stuff, and an insider POV.

I'm Chelsea Peng, the assistant editor at MarieClaire.com. On my tombstone, I would like a GIF of me that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, I'm into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard I have to go lie down.