He rejected Ethel Kennedy.
He rejected LeBron James.
He even rejected Justin Bieber!!
And it seems pretty clear … President Barack Obama believes images showing the POTUS dousing himself in ice water would be damaging to the presidency.
Oh, please. The president is no stranger to cold water, even braving the frigid temperatures of Martha’s Vineyard over his vacation:
But can Obama handle East Coast ocean temperatures? In a somewhat shocking revelation later in the day during remarks at a fundraiser, the president said, “I found, as somebody from Hawaii, the water is still a little cold.”
A dip in the Atlantic Ocean counts, right?