Obama Gives Leno a Gift -- Big Ratings! Wednesday Night 'Tonight Show,' with Obama Guesting, Highest Rated in 2 1/2 Years TVWeek
President Obama gave Jay Leno a gift last night, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012: Big ratings.
According to NBC, " 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,' which featured guest President Barack Obama, delivered the show's highest overnights for a Wednesday telecast in more than two-and-a-half years (since March 3, 2010, during Jay Leno's first week back as host of 'Tonight'), with a 4.0 rating,10 share in metered-market households."
Obama's last visit with Leno, a year ago, drew slightly higher ratings: a 4.1 with an 11 share.