The pop star-turned-reality TV icon hosted the satirical show (17JAN04) with her husband Nick Lachey and thrilled viewers with comedy takes on her fellow celebrities.
She appeared with Lachey and Electra and new husband Dave Navarro in a SHARON OSBOURNE SHOW skit and teamed up with SNL regular Rachel Dratch to play socialites-turned reality show divas Hilton and Nicole Richie in a spoof mad cow disease advertisement.
But it was Simpson's hilarious take on Britney that drew the most laughs - she recreated the pop superstar's bleating vocals on an American Idol comedy skit.
After singing a segment from BABY, HIT ME ONE MORE TIME, SNL comic CHRIS PARNELL, as acid-tongued judge Simon Cowell, asked, "Are you pooping now? Do you need to poop because you sing like you're pooping out a dictionary sideways."19/01/2004 09:27