It's a story that sent shock waves through American political circles — and snarled traffic for millions.

Earlier this month, it was revealed that officials in New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's office had allegedly ordered the closure of several lanes on the George Washington Bridge, one of the busiest in the world, as payback because a local mayor had refused to officially endorse Christie.

The story has made for plenty of late-night fodder, but last night Jimmy Fallon ramped up the humour with a hilarious spoof of the whole debacle, set to the tune of Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run."

Then he was joined by a very special guest. Watch:

 

posted by Jennifer Van Evra on Jan 15, 2014