SNL lampoons Chris Christie scandals

"Saturday Night Live" mocked the scandals surrounding New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) during its first live show of 2014.

The show opened late Saturday with a spoof of CNN host Piers Morgan interviewing Christie.

Bobby Moynihan, playing the New Jersey governor, said he was a “busy man” who has to “work out five times a year” when asked about “bridgegate.”

He also and threatened to delay Morgan’s commute after being questioned about allegations of threats to withhold hurricane relief funds unless the mayor of Hoboken approved a redevelopment plan supported by the governor’s office.

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