When compared with the biography of George W. Bush, the life of Barack Obama seems very ordinary. But in his biography there are a lot of interesting facts.
Participation in TV shows. Barack Obama has once appeared in the program "MythBusters" on Discovery. In the series "The sun's rays of Archimedes" he personally requested to check the legend of how Archimedes has burnt the Roman fleet by use of sun's rays passing through the mirror.