Day After School Shooting, Children's Chorus Opens SNL With Haunting "Silent Night" (VIDEO)

Credit: NBC (via Hulu)

Saturday Night Live usually starts with a political sketch for its cold open. But the December 15 show aired one day after the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, so SNL decided to honor the tragedy without referencing it directly by having a children's chorus start the show with "Silent Night." It's beautiful.

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