Published 07/12/2012 | 14:34
CAMPAIGNER to Barack Obama, David Axelrod, has had his moustache shaved off on national TV to settle a bet and raise €1m for epilepsy researcy.
He fulfilled the bet with
MSNBC “Morning Joe” co-host
Joe Scarborough – and was left with a small cut on his lip.
"Are your friends at the White House watching David?" Scarborough asked.
"Yeah,” he replied laughing.
The bet was made in October.
He agreed to have his signature moustache shaved off if
President Obama did not win
Pennsylvania in the recent presidential elections.
In return, Scarborough was supposed to grow a moustache if
Obama won either Florida or
In the end he won Florida as well as all three northern states.