Jacob Volkmann suspended for bad Obama joke [VIDEO]
Jacob Volkmann didn't learn not to threaten President Obama the first time
Local UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann was suspended as a wrestling coach for calling out President Obama again.
Volkmann defeated Ultimate Fighter alum Efrain Escudero at UFC 141 on December 30, then invited President Obama to make an appointment with him for a "glass-ectomy."
"A glass-ectomy is when you cut your bellybutton out and put a piece of glass in there so when you have your head up your butt you can see where you're going." Volkmann explained in an interview with Ariel Helwani.
The White Bear Lake School District, where Volkmann works as an assistant wrestling coach, was not amused: they placed him on paid administrative leave this morning, according to published reports.
Volkmann's remarks at the UFC show weren't the first time he's gotten into trouble for making comments about President Obama.
Earlier this year, Volkmann said Obama isn't "too bright" and said "Someone's got to knock some sense into that idiot." That earned him a visit from the Secret Service.
See the video below of Volkman's "glass-ectomy" remarks below. Volkmann explains the procedure around 1:25.
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