Arnold Schwarzenegger is carving out a new niche for himself as a viral video sensation. On Wednesday, the action star and ex-governor released his fourth online video in just two months.
Schwarzenegger’s latest: crushing things in a tank for charity.
In “Will It Crush?” featuring a soundtrack of the Eurythmics' “Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This),” Schwarzenegger crushes a taxicab, a piano, a weight-lifting bench, a giant Easter egg, rolls of bubble wrap and even a miniature tank.
“I’m 66 years old and I saved every one of my birthday cakes,” Schwarzenegger says. “Why? Because I wanted to crush them.”
The video was made for Schwarzenegger's charity that raises funds for after-school programs for kids, a cause he championed in his first run for governor of California.
The “Terminator” star is actually a veteran of the Austrian army, and a few years ago he purchased the same tank he used to train in nearly 50 years earlier. Schwarzenegger has fond memories of his early military days,Read More »from Crushing it: Arnold Schwarzenegger (and a tank) vs. everything