New York’s own "Saturday Night Live" fired back at Ted Cruz by suggesting his only knowledge of the Big Apple was from “Seinfeld."

The show took a shot at the GOP presidential candidate after he said New Yorkers were “socially liberal, pro-gay marriage, pro-abortion rights” and “focused on money and the media.” The comments evoked a wave of criticism from Big Apple dwellers -- from fellow presidential contender Donald Trump to former Mayor Rudy Giuliani.

But Cruz’s place in the New York doghouse was solidified this weekend during "Saturday Night Live’"s cold opening.

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In the skit, which recreated Thursday’s debate, cast member Taran Killam channeled Cruz and took the “New York values” comments a step further.

"Instead of celebrating Christmas, New Yorkers celebrate a pagan holiday called ‘Festivus,’ ” Killam's said in his best Cruz impersonation. “In New York, people don’t say ‘hi' to their neighbors. they say, ‘Hello, Newman.’ ”

On Friday, the real Cruz gave a follow-up “apology” in which he targeted state politicians.

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"I apologize to the millions of New Yorkers who have been let down by the liberal politicians in that state,” Cruz told reporters.

He added, "I apologize to all pro-life and pro-marriage and pro-Second Amendment New Yorkers who were told by Gov. Cuomo that they have no place in New York.”

Cruz reportedly gave an encore of his “apology” Friday at a campaign rally in Tigerville, South Carolina.

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“Now, I hope that was the apology they were looking for,” he said at the event, according to CNN.

Watch the 'SNL' skit here.