Tina Brown: Now obviously, you yourself had said, had come off a kind of midlife crisis yourself, right?
Now, however, the VMAs are facing a bit of a midlife crisis.
When the Vespa scooter, for example, was relaunched four years ago, a friend bragged it was his "midlife crisis on a budget."
midlife crisis n.
A period of psychological doubt and anxiety that some people experience in middle age.