Obama: ‘I Am Pretty Ripped; I’m Fairly Cut’

‘I noticed, for example, that there was no gray hair on the Obama figurine and clearly, the presidency has taken a little bit of a toll’

In a scene from President Obama's upcoming appearance on "Running Wild Alaska" with Bear Grylls, the president boasts that he's "pretty ripped."

In the sneak preview, Grylls says his wife asked he bring back a souvenir, so he requests the president's autograph on a bottle opener shaped like a shirtless Obama. 

Noticing the figurine's taut physique, the president says the manufacturers got it right. 

"I am fairly cut but it’s possible that bottle opener is a little dated. I noticed, for example, there was no gray hair on the Obama figurine," Obama remarked to the camera, adding a touch of humility to his boast. 

Video files
Audio files
Similar stories
Attorney: FDR, Obama, and Other Presidents Throughout History Have Attacked Judges
Nancy Soderberg: ‘No Question’ the World Is ‘on Edge’ About Trump
Meghan McCain on Comey: If He’s a Boy Scout, ‘Why Include the Comparing of the Hand Size of Our President?’’
Trump: China’s ‘Been Ripping Us off for Billions and Billions of Dollars like Babies
Julie Pace: It Was Remarkable Both Obama and Bush Said Fairly Similar Things About Divisions in the Country