May 04, 2021

Drop and Give Me Fifty, Mr. Mayor


Drop and Give Me Fifty, Mr. Mayor
Not your average mayor! Photo by Pixabay via Pexels

It's not very often that you see the mayor of a city get punished by a group of school-age children, but that's exactly what happened in Krasnoyarsk when mayor Sergei Eryomin lost a challenge.

The students were participating in a technology and robotics competition when Eryomin approached them. He promised that if they won the competition, he would do fifty push-ups for them. Apparently, this more than motivated the students, because not only did they win the tournament, they even set a world record.

The mayor took his "punishment" with pride, documenting the challenge on social media (how else) for all to see how he kept his word. In his video, Eryomin says that he's never been so happy to lose in his life. A win-win for all, indeed. 

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