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Alan Simpson does "Gangnam Style" for the fiscal cliff

Posted By GABRIELLE LEVY, UPI.com   |   Dec. 5, 2012 at 11:43 AM   |   Comments

Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Chalk this up to things we never expected to see: 81-year-old Alan Simpson is so desperate for a solution to the coming fiscal cliff that he's willing to dance for it.

The former Republican Senator from Wyoming and the namesake of the bipartisan Bowles-Simpson commission has joined with "The Can Kicks Back" a campaign aimed at getting young Americans involved in pressuring Congress to find a bipartisan solution to the fiscal problems facing the country.

In a video for the campaign, Simpson encourages Millenials to "stop Instagramming your breakfast and tweeting your #firstworld problems..." to grow awareness for their efforts.

It's best just to watch:

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