Matt Lauer recites lyrics to John Mayer's "Your Body is a Wonderland"

It is as awkward as it sounds

By Prachi Gupta

Published May 15, 2013 1:39PM (EDT)

On last night's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," the host played a bizarre gameshow, "Wheel of Carpet Samples," with an even more bizarre ending: "Today" show anchor Matt Lauer reciting the lyrics to John Mayer's "Your Body is a Wonderland." If this was an attempt to improve Lauer's battered public can decide if it's working or not:

Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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