As you may recall, Cole Valley residents were part relieved, part enraged when the cult-followed Bacon Bacon restaurant was forced to shut down Friday after complaints about its potent smell.

Turns out it isn't just fanatic locals who care. The news made it all the way to SNL, with Amy Poehler making a crack about pork and police during her surprise "Weekend Update" appearance.

Watch the clip above, and learn more about Bacon Bacon's plight here.


Earlier on HuffPost:


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  • It's Classy Because Of The Pillars

    That's a lot of bacon weave. Solid work, folks. It only goes downhill from here. <strong>via <a href="http://www.baconcoma.com/page/52/?no_redirect=true" target="_blank">Baconcoma.com</a></strong>

  • Bacon House Hit By A Tornado

    This house gets an A for effort, F for execution. <strong>via <a href="http://www.dailysloth.com/2010/08/49-things-to-do-with-bacon/" target="_blank">dailysloth.com</a></strong>

  • Bacon Nativity

    We know this isn't a "house," but it's a shelter for baby Jesus. IT COUNTS. Apparently the wise men needed all that frankincense and myrrh to mask their sweaty sausage stench after traveling afar. <strong>via flickr: Greg Chow</strong>

  • Raw Bacon House

    Oh my gosh just stop. STOP IT. <strong>via <a href="http://www.hahastop.com/pictures/The_Bacon_House.htm" target="_blank">Hahastop </a></strong>

  • Waffle House

    This BARELY qualifies, but it just snuck in thanks to the bacon shutters. Smart thinking, guys. <strong>via <a href="http://ralphabetsoup.tumblr.com" target="_blank">Ralphabetsoup </a></strong>

  • Chocolate Bacon Non-Gingerbread House

    Bonus points for precision. Deductions for NOT ENOUGH BACON. <strong>via <a href="http://www.meltingmama.net/wls/2009/12/ooh-crafty.html" target="_blank">Melting Mama </a>via the now defunct AlmostBourdain.com</strong>