Video: Obama talks tough in Today Show interview
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Video: Obama talks tough in Today Show interview

In an interview with NBC's Matt Lauer, President Barack Obama says his talks with Gulf fishermen and oil spill experts are not an academic exercise. They're "so I know whose ass to kick." (MSNBC)

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