TODAY   |  May 03, 2013

Matt Lauer laughs it up with Leno on ‘Tonight’

Matt Lauer went on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and talked about a time on TODAY where Savannah pretended to flip him the bird… using her index finger.

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>> you just flew from california, did "the tonight show " a certain issue between us came up.

>> disrespectful incidents.

>> on the show the other day.

>> you watch the show which is nice because we talk a lot.

>> did she flip you off the other day?

>> she, she did. we were doing a segment with vacuum cleaners and i made a joke that may be the first time you've ever had a vacuum cleaner in your hand and she flipped me the bird, she did, on the air, it was great, kind of.

>> you can't win with a comment. oh she vacuums my office every day, oh, there's no way you can win. you are stuck.

>> in reality she put this finger up but the people online social media .

>> they're accurate.

>> let's take a look.

>> this is not a good example.

>> that's all right. you like it, we know this one works.

>> go to the next.

>> the first time savannah has after vacuumed.

>> that's not true. that's not true.

>> a-ha!

>> what do you think, i'll let you be the judge.

>> how many say yes?

>> how many think it was the index finger .

>> nobody.

>> i know the true story because when the camera went off she mouthed the word to me.

>> now you are going to get it.

>> you can't do that.

>> it was the index finger .

>> that scrunched up face the anger there.

>> that's the first time i've seen that footage, it's painful. what's crazy is so many people who have known me all my life and said you did it, right? and i said, mom, no, it was my index finger .

>> we know you did. it was my index finger .

>> no one believes you.

>>> we'll move on to a different topic. the man who hid a multimillion-dollar treasure somewhere