They say that it's easier to remember certain things when they're set to music. How else will you learn the names of all the states in alphabetical order?
Similarly, we here at MTV News feel that we process world news more efficiently with the addition of a few key elements. Namely, NBC news anchor Brian Williams, a slow-jam backtrack, Jimmy Fallon and more vague sexual innuendos ("sittin' around with his BIC in his hand") than you can shake a vaguely phallic stick at.
Don't quite understand what happened with President Barack Obama's Executive Order on immigration reform last week? Check out the latest Slow Jam the News segment from Williams, Fallon and the Roots, with a bonus celebration of Williams' tenth anniversary as the network's lead anchor.