Obama to Make Guest Appearance on ‘Mythbusters'


President Obama will have a walk-on role in an upcoming episode of the Discovery Channel series Mythbusters, he announced Monday at the White House Science Fair.

Obama will appear in the Dec. 8 episode, where he challenges the hosts to revisit the myth "Did Greek scientist and polymath Archimedes set fire to an invading Roman fleet using only mirrors and the reflected rays of the sun?"

Of his appearance Obama said, "I didn't get to blow anything up... I was a little frustrated about that."