BUZZ: Nikki Haley goes Karate Kid with viral video (update)

Posted by ANDREW SHAIN on December 18, 2013 

Gov. Nikki Haley punches a board in a video posted by her office. She was given an honorary black belt.

— Just call her G.I. Nikki.

This summer, Gov. Nikki Haley showed off her shooting abilities during a tour of a Columbia arms maker.

Now her office posted a video of the guv breaking a board and receiving an honorary black belt.

"I loved that. It was awesome," the guv said after her open-handed punch.

UPDATE

The karate chop video is going viral: Gawker / USA Today / Politico / Talking Points Memo

See Haley smash

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