Yep, this is a true story. This guy does the funniest things. It seems like he is on a constant quest to prove his manliness. I propse that he next try and wrestle an elephant with one hand tied behind his back.
MOSCOW – Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin fired darts from a crossbow at a gray whale off Russia's Far Eastern coast on Wednesday in the latest in a series of man-versus-nature stunts designed to cultivate the image of a macho leader.