(USA TODAY) Privacy and the presidency don't mix easily, especially in the modern world of social media.
President Obama learned that lesson again this week when a fellow guest at the Warsaw Marriott in Poland caught him working out and snapped pictures and video — all of which have gone viral.
If you want to see a president working out with weights, now's your chance.
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This wasn't a security breach, by the way — the Secret Service establishes a perimeter around the buildings the president visits and screens everyone going in. At hotels, agents try not to interfere with other guests.
Over the years, several people — including reporters — have spotted Obama working out.
In a statement to ABC News, the Secret Service said:
"The referenced images and video of the president exercising were taken during an 'off-the-record,' or unscheduled, movement at the Marriott Hotel Warsaw gym.
"Hotel guests were not asked to leave the gym during this off-the-record movement, nor were they asked to refrain from taking pictures.
"All guests entering the hotel are screened prior to entry.
"Secret Service agents were in proximity to the president while he was in the gym.
"This is no different than if the president visited a restaurant off the record and other diners took pictures of him."