Comedy has a way of introducing clarity. And with that said, the folks over at the “B.S. of A” took Windex to the fiscal cliff debacle over the weekend. In a simple two-minute sketch, the crew was able to introduce some sanity into the debate by asking a simple question of two make-believe senators: “What about just spending less?”

The answer is hilarious — and depressing:

You can watch the “B.S. of A” on TheBlaze TV every Saturday night at 10 p.m. ET.