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12/31/2012 03:49 pm ET Updated Dec 31, 2012

Cliff-Diving Supercut, Or: Thank God The Fiscal Cliff Is A Metaphor (VIDEO)

The government may be close (or may not be? Who even knows) to reaching a deal before the country goes over the fiscal cliff, but in the meantime, count your lucky stars that the deal affects our taxes and not our ability to careen off a canyon.

NowThis News put out a supercut of the best examples of Hollywood cliff-falling, from "Thelma & Louise" to "The Lion King," so if your heart rate doesn't increase when thinking about the steely-eyed negotiations between John Boehner and Joe Biden, this should do the trick.

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