Hillary Clinton and Kate McKinnon Got Dinner This Week, So at Least 2017 Isn't a Total Wash

The FOMO is real.

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For many, 2017 has been a roller coaster ride of emotions. (opens in new tab) Thankfully, Hillary Clinton and Kate McKinnon are here to brighten your day with their unending, enviable friendship.

The former presidential candidate and the Saturday Night Live star were spotted getting dinner at Manhattan hot spot Orso, Page Six (opens in new tab) reports. Eyewitnesses of this magical dinner date said (opens in new tab) there was lots of laughter coming from their table. (Jealous.)

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And yes, there are pictures.

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After dinner, Clinton attended Broadway's Sunset Boulevard at New York's Palace Theatre (without McKinnon), where she got a standing ovation.


Unfortunately we are left only to imagine what exactly Clinton and McKinnon discussed during dinner—but here's hoping it was something fun, like fixing our country or who should play Steve Bannon on SNL.

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