Space villains can be a misunderstood bunch. Behind their evil quest for galactic power, they’re often just ostracized oddballs with eccentric tastes who just want a little bit of validation.
Take Zartag, Louis C.K.’s Klingon-like baddie in a sketch cut from Saturday Night Live‘s most recent episode. He threatens the Enterprise-like crew unless they hand over their lithium cores. But really, he just wants to take about his provocative “Earth Guy Art” — pictures of shirtless hunky guys on the beach, sitting on a rock, or ironing a shirt.
The sketch didn’t make the final show, but I like how committed it is. Watch it below: