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Ryan Lochte on 'SNL' Parody: It's Cool, but Seth MacFarlane Pegged Me Wrong

September 18, 2012 (3:27 am) GMT
Though calling MacFarlane's impersonation on 'Saturday Night Live' 'a pretty harsh one,' the Olympic gold medalist realizes that 'it's all in fun.'

has responded to 's impersonation on "". "Well I gotta admit that was a pretty harsh one, but it's cool to have Seth parody me," the swimmer told Celebuzz after the 38th season premiere of the variety show. "I think he pegged me wrong."

He further commented, "But when I heard he did a skit I knew I was in for it! It's all in fun." He went on referencing to the faux Lochte's mispronunciation in the sketch as saying, "And of course if I'm talked about on 'SNL' I know they are gonna get me 'go-od'."

In the Saturday, September 15 episode of "SNL", MacFarlane showed up in a red tracksuit to portray Lochte for the Weekend Update segment. He was asked by about the upcoming fall TV shows that he's looking forward to.

MacFarlane's Lochte said he loved watching "Monkey Hospital" while he meant "", and gave it a "three swims" rating while holding up two fingers. He also mispronounced "" as "goon", and said it looked "go-od". Meyers then corrected him, explaining that it's actually "good".



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