The real John McCain with Tina Fey as Sarah Palin on QVC on November 1
Watch Will Ferrell returned as Bush alongside Fey as Palin for the last Thursday SNL special
TINA FEY AS SARAH PALIN IN VP DEBATE
UPDATE: Watch Tina Fey return as Sarah Palin from September 27's SNL
Former cast member Tina Fey, now the star of "30 Rock," returned to Saturday Night Live to play Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin for the premiere of the show's new season. Fey bears a striking resemblance to Palin and nailed the candidate's distinctive accent. Fey and Amy Poehler opened the show with a joint appearance as Palin and Hillary Clinton. The two politicians addressed the ugly issue of sexism in the campaign. More SNL highlights here
Read HuffPost's Rachel Sklar's take on Fey as Sarah Palin as well as her live twitter.
Watch six more SNL skits with Michael Phelps and more from the season premiere.