PETA was upset that the president was swatting at a fly!
You may have caught Obama's interview with CNBC the other day, where the president garnered attention (what else is new?) for deftly swatting a fly that was buzzing around his arm. The little event circulated in the media, as just about everything ol' Barack does these days, and racked up some major views on YouTube. But PETA was none too pleased—it wasn't long before the animal rights group dubbed Obama's swat an "execution."
It's a fly