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Barack Obama Visits Jay Leno, Defends AIG Decision

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On Thursday, Barack Obama became the first sitting president ever to appear on the Tonight Show.

Supporters spent hours camped outside of Leno's studio just to catch a glimpse of the president as he passed by.

During the interview, Obama answered tough questions about AIG and the state of the U.S. economy, and at one point incited a bit of controversy when he made a joke about the Special Olympics.

NBC reports:

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