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By Ree Hines

Sure, ghosts and goblins are scary, but this Halloween, Savannah Guthrie, Jenna Bush Hager and Meredith Vieira may have one-upped the fear factor — with "Mom Jeans." 

In a scene-for-scene sendup of one of the funniest "Saturday Night Live" bits ever, the trio put on the tragic trousers.

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Standing in for classic "SNL" players, like Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Rachel Dratch and Maya Rudolph, the TODAY gang showed off the look that only a "9-inch zipper" and "casual front pleats" can provide.

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Be sure to keep an eye out for guest star Willie Geist, whose expression says just what he thinks of the fashion statement that's perfect for anything "from a soccer game to a night on the town."

The TODAY anchors dressed up like classic "Saturday Night Live" characters to celebrate Halloween.

Need a reminder of the original? Tuck in your sweater vest, pull up your jeans (way up!) and take a look.

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