John Goodman brings laughs for 13th time on SNL

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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 4 -- Air Date 11/03/2001 -- Pictured: Host John Goodman during the monologue on November 3, 2001 (Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 20 -- Aired 05/10/2003 -- Pictured: John Goodman as Big Dog during 'La Cuisina Canina' skit (Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 4 -- Air Date 11/03/2001 -- Pictured: John Goodman as Jon Maroney during the 'Little Sleuths' skit on November 3, 2001 (Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 4 -- Air Date 11/03/2001 -- Pictured: (l-r) Amy Poehler as Gator's wife, John Goodman as police officer during the 'America Undercover' skit on November 3, 2001 (Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 4 -- Air Date 11/03/2001 -- Pictured: (l-r) Dan Aykroyd as Elwood Blues, John Goodman as Mighty Mack Blues during 'Weekend Update' on November 3, 2001 (Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 4 -- Air Date 11/03/2001 -- Pictured: (l-r) Dan Aykroyd as Elwood Blues, John Goodman as Mighty Mack Blues during 'Weekend Update' on November 3, 2001 (Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 4 -- Air Date 11/03/2001 -- Pictured: John Goodman as Wilford Brimley during the 'Liberty Medical Supplies' skit on November 3, 2001 (Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 7 -- Pictured: John Goodman as Linda Tripp during the 'Reenactment' skit on December 21, 1998 -- Photo by: Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 20 -- Air Date 05/09/1998 -- Pictured: (l-r) Chris Kattan as Mango, John Goodman, David Duchovny during the 'David Loves Mango' skit on May 9, 1998 -- Photo by: Mary Ellen Matthews/NBCU Photo Bank
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 12 -- Pictured: (l-r) John Goodman as William Ginsburg, Jim Breuer as Emeril Lagasse during the 'Emeril Live' skit on February 7, 1998 -- Photo by: Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 12 -- Pictured: (l-r) Molly Shannon as Monica Lewinsky, Tim Meadows as Vernon as Jordan, John Goodman as Linda Tripp during the 'Monica Meets Linda' skit on February 7, 1998 -- Photo by: Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 15 -- Pictured: (l-r) Chris Farley as Jason Barnes, John Goodman as Anton Mesrobian during the 'Anton Mesrobian, Teen Dermatologist' skit on March 14, 1992 -- Photo by: Al Levine/NBCU Photo Bank
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 7 -- Pictured: (l-r) Phil Hartman as Saddam Hussein, John goodman as Church Lady's mother, Dana Carvey as Church Lady during 'Church Chat' skit on December 1, 1990 -- Photo by: Al Levine/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 15 -- Pictured: (l-r) John Goodman as Cecil Jacobson, Chris Farley as kid, Dana Carvey as William Demarest during the 'My 75 Kids' skit on March 14, 1992 -- Photo by: Al Levine/NBCU Photo Bank
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 12 -- Pictured: (l-r) John Goodman as William Ginsburg, Jim Breuer as Emeril Lagasse during the 'Emeril Live' skit on February 7, 1998 -- Photo by: Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 15 -- Pictured: (l-r) Garth Brooks, John Goodman, Mike Myers, Ellen Cleghorne, Julia Sweeney on March 14, 1992 -- Photo by: Al Levine/NBCU Photo Bank
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 12 -- Pictured: (l-r) John Goodman as Gary, Will Ferrell as Neil Diamond, Tim Meadows as Kenny during the 'Storytellers' skit on February 7, 1998 -- Photo by: Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 12 -- Pictured: (l-r) Cheri Oteri as Cass Van Rye, Will Ferrell as Tom Wilkins, John Goodman as Frank Leonard during the 'Morning Latte' skit on February 7, 1998 -- Photo by: Mary Ellen Matthews/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
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For an incredible 13th time, John Goodman hosted 'SNL" Saturday night for the first time since 2001. Goodman is arguably one of the funniest hosts and only Alec Baldwin (16 times) and Steve Martin (15 times) have hosted more.
He's played everything from Linda Tripp in the Monica Lewinsky scandal to one of the 'Three Wise Guys' with Stallone and De Niro, and his performance on Saturday proved that he's still got it. Check out his monologue and the gallery of him hosting over the years:

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