This kind of masculinity — physical fitness — goes hand in hand with masculine toughness.”Displaying physical prowess is nothing new for American politicians. “And if you’ve got a mediocre 5K, that’s what you work with? “Name another presidential candidate who can place 6th in a 5K with a 24-and-a-half minute run time. “Politicians,” Johnson said, “are all narcissists.”As for the recent rash of physical stunts posted by candidates, Johnson said he, too, had taken notice. “It’s all about the alpha candidate,” Johnson said.