Stiller's Cohen was anxious about his impending interrogation with Mueller, reacting to the Federal Bureau of Investigation raids of his home and office.
Special counsel Robert Mueller, a surprise cameo by De Niro, ambushed Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, in a stark interrogation room - a gag that quickly mirrored a scene from "Meet the Parents" - following the FBI's raid on his home and office. However, it wasn't until the start of the general election that the producers on "Saturday Night Live" made sure to use Trump as regular source of humor.
"Directly? No. But let's just say I've cut a lot of letters out of a lot of magazines", Stiller's Cohen responds.
The reference of milk was a call back to the 2000 flick where De Niro and Stiller discussed mammary glands.
"Have you ever used a lie detector before?"Robert De Niro, as Robert Mueller, asked Ben Stiller's Michael Cohen". Mueller replied. "Can you milk me, Mr. Cohen?" "How'd you like that pee-pee tape?"
Mueller then begins asking Cohen a series of questions, and when Cohen denies that Trump knew about a $130,000 hush payment to porn star Stormy Daniels, the machine makes loud noises to indicate that he's lying. So what?" What followed was an homage to an exchange familiar to fans of Meet the Parents, as Cohen argued that you can milk a lot of things, including a "cow, or a goat, or a... cat.