Barack Obama on 'Mythbusters': The Preview

President Obama appears in the upcoming December 8 episode of the Discovery Channel reality program MythBusters. An admitted fan of the show, Obama hasn't been satisfied with the series' previous two attempts to test whether Archimedes really could have set fire to a Roman fleet using just mirrors and the sun. In this preview clip, he challenges them to conduct "one of the biggest science projects ever":



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