Jay Leno on rebranding the ‘fiscal cliff’ (video)

December 3, 2012

Should the so-called "fiscal cliff" be rebranded so more Americans understand the urgency of the situation? Jay Leno had a offered a new characterization during his opening monologue on "The Tonight Show" Friday night. 

"Here's how they should explain it: It's 4 a.m. for our economy, and Lindsay Lohan is behind the wheel. That says danger. People understand that," Leno said. 

Check out the clip below. 

Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.
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